National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Nomination Summary for Biogenic silica fibers (N87201)

Biogenic silica fibers

Specific Substances: Biogenic silica fibers

Nomination Date: 12/12/1987

Nominator: Private Individual

Rationale: Widespread environmental exposure to the burning of sugar cane fields.

NTP Principles: not specified

Status: In Review/Pending

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Agent Name: Biogenic silica fibers

  • No studies are available.
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