Nomination Summary for Zinc (N20403)

Nominated Substances: Zinc, Zinc carbonate, Zinc Carbonate, Basic, Zinc carbonate hydrate

Nomination Date: 05/03/2004

Nominator: ATSDR

Rationale: Based on data needs identified by ATSDR, the National Toxicology Program (NTP) is required to initiate research designed to determine the health effects (and techniques for developing methods to determine such health effects) of zinc.

NTP Principles: not specified

Status: Selected


Agents and Status

The following information relates to the specific agent and may include history from earlier or later nominations for this same agent.


CASRN: 7440-66-6

Agent Name: Zinc

  • No studies are available.

CASRN: 3486-35-9

Agent Name: Zinc carbonate

  • No studies are available.

CASRN: 5263-02-5

Agent Name: Zinc Carbonate, Basic


CASRN: 12539-71-8

Agent Name: Zinc carbonate hydrate

  • No studies are available.