National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Nomination Summary for Black newsprint ink (N82333)

Black newsprint ink

Specific Substances: Black newsprint ink

Nomination Date: 08/00/1982

Nominator: NIOSH

Rationale: Epidemiological evidence indicating increased level of buccal and pharyngeal cancer among newsprint pressroom workers, occupational exposure to newsprint inks

NTP Principles: Pre 1993 - 4, 5, 8

Status: Unknown

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Agent Name: Black newsprint ink

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