National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
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Nomination Summary for Irradiated meats (N20042)

Irradiated meats

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

Nomination Date: 07/18/2000

Nominator: Private Individual

Rationale: Based on recent proposals to alter labeling requirements for irradiated foods, changing 'irradiated' to 'electronic pasteurization', it is important that the NTP provide relevant data on this issue.

NTP Principles: not specified

Status: Received

NTP is located at the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, part of the National Institutes of Health.