National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Nomination Summary for Magnesium oxide (N20213)

Magnesium oxide

Specific Substances: Magnesium oxide

Nomination Date: 02/22/2002

Nominator: NCI

Rationale: High production volume industrial chemical; widespread occupational exposure; lack of chronic inhalation toxicity data

NTP Principles: not specified

Status: No Testing

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CASRN: 1309-48-4

Agent Name: Magnesium oxide

  • No studies are available.
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