National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Nomination Summary for Abrasive blasting agents (N20202)

Abrasive blasting agents

Specific Substances: Abrasive blasting agents

Nomination Date: 11/06/2001

Nominator: NIOSH

Rationale: High production volume and widespread occupational exposure; lack of adequate health effects information; data needed to establish safe exposure limits

NTP Principles: 2, 3, 6

Status: Selected

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Agent Name: Abrasive blasting agents

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