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Nomination Summary for Alcohol-arsenic combination (N20328)

Nominated Substances: No Specific Substances or Agents are Selected for this Nomination

Nomination Date: 10/26/2002

Nominator: Private Individual

Rationale: There is abundant data documenting the toxicity of alcoholic beverages and arsenic found in drinking water. However, data is lacking related to the potential hazards related to the combination of arsenic and alcohol in beverages.

NTP Principles: not specified