Nomination Summary for Mineral particulate (N94010)
Nominated Substances: Talc
Nomination Date: 04/05/1994
Nominator: International Union, UAW
Rationale: Substantial exposure in the transportation equipment and related metalworking industries; evidence for human health risks, particularly occupational cancer and respiratory toxicity found in epidemiological studies.
NTP Principles: not specified
Agents and Status
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Agent Name: Talc