National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Nomination Summary for Cutting fluids (N85328)

Cutting fluids

Nominated Substances: No Specific Substances or Agents are Selected for this Nomination

Nomination Date: 03/26/1985

Nominator: International Union, UAW

Rationale: Considerable body of epidemiological evidence that workers exposed to cutting fluids in metal machining operations suffer an excess of digestive cancer.

NTP Principles: not specified

NTP is located at the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, part of the National Institutes of Health.