Chloromethyl methyl ether (CMME)

CASRN 107-30-2

  • IRIS Summary (PDF) (9 pp, 97 K)
  • Status: Chloromethyl methyl ether (CMME) is not being reassessed by IRIS at this time.

Health Hazard Assessments for Effects Other than Cancer


Reference Dose for Oral Exposure (RfD) (PDF) (9 pp, 97 K)
Not assessed under the IRIS Program.

Reference Concentration for Inhalation Exposure (RfC) (PDF) (9 pp, 97 K)
Not assessed under the IRIS Program.

Cancer Assessment


Weight of Evidence for Cancer (PDF) (9 pp, 97 K) last updated: 09/30/1987

WOE Characterization Framework for WOE Characterization
A (Human carcinogen) Guidelines for Carcinogen Risk Assessment (US EPA, 1986)
Basis:
  • The observation of an increased incidence of respiratory cancer in exposed workers and the observation of respiratory tumors in mice, rats, and hamsters exposed by inhalation forms the basis for this classification.
  • This may be a synopsis of the full weight-of-evidence narrative.

Quantitative Estimate of Carcinogenic Risk from Oral Exposure (PDF) (9 pp, 97 K)

Not assessed under the IRIS Program.

Quantitative Estimate of Carcinogenic Risk from Inhalation Exposure (PDF) (9 pp, 97 K)

Not assessed under the IRIS Program.

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