Scientific Review of Beryllium and Beryllium Compounds
Beryllium CASRN 7440-41-7
Status: Listed in the Report on Carcinogens (RoC)
Primary Uses or Exposures: Beryllium and beryllium compounds used in fiber optics and cellular network communications systems, aerospace, defense, and other industry applications.
- Appendix A: IARC. 1993. Beryllium, Cadmium, Mercury and Exposures in the Glass Manufacturing Industry. Monographs on the Evaluation of Carcinogenic Risks to Humans. Beryllium and Beryllium Compounds. World Health Organization. Lyon, France. Vol. 58, pp. A-1 – A-77.
- NTP Board of Scientific Counselors RoC Subcommittee Meeting (January 20–21, 2000)
Note on Accessibility: Persons with disabilities or using assistive technology may find some documents are not fully accessible. For assistance, contact CDM (or use our contact form) and identify the documents/pages for which access is required. We will assist you in accessing the content of these files. NIEHS has helpful information on accessibility.