National Toxicology Program

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Nomination Summary for Cobalt sulfate (N79430)

Cobalt sulfate

Specific Substances: Cobalt sulfate

Nomination Date: 07/00/1979

Nominator: NCI

Rationale: Cobalt sulfate was nominated by the NCI in July 1979 following a review of the metals class because of high suspicion of carcinogenicity based upon the induction of local sarcomas by other cobalt compounds and widespread usage.

NTP Principles: Pre 1993 - 1, 4, 8

Status: Selected


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CASRN: 10124-43-3

Agent Name: Cobalt sulfate

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