PROP 65 - Notice of Intent to List the solvent PCBTF as carcinogenic



The California Environmental Protection Agency’s Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) intends to list p-chloro-α,α,α-trifluorotoluene (also known as para-chlorobenzotrifluoride, or PCBTF) as known to the state to cause cancer under the Safe Drinking Water and Toxic Enforcement Act of 1986.  This action is being proposed under the authoritative bodies listing mechanism. 

PCBTF is a solvent used in paints, inks and coatings and as an industrial intermediate in the production of other chemicals (e.g. herbicides, dyes, pharmaceuticals).

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