Nomination Summary for Nanoscale materials: nanoscale gold & nanoscale silver (N20705)
Nominated Substances: Ionic silver, Nanoscale gold, Nanoscale Silver, Silver
Nomination Date: 12/08/2007
Rationale: Increasing widespread use in drug, food and cosmetic products and the general lack
of data on the toxicology and pharmacokinetics of these materials.
NTP Principles: 1, 6, 7
Agents and Status
The following information relates to the specific agent and may include history from
earlier or later nominations for this same agent.
Agent Name: Nanoscale Silver