Specific Substances: Cadmium telluride
Nomination Date: 05/05/2003
Nominator: Brookhaven National Laboratory, U.S. Department of Energy Office of Solar Energy Technologies, National Renewable Energy Laboratory, First Solar Inc.
Rationale: Potential for widespread applications in photovoltaic energy generation; anticipated increase in human exposures; further data needed to address health and safety issues related to manufacture and use
NTP Principles: 2