National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Nomination Summary for Synthetic mineral fibers (N94019)

Synthetic mineral fibers

Specific Substances: Carbon/graphite fiber composites

Nomination Date: 04/25/1994

Nominator: International Union, UAW

Rationale: Substantial exposure in the transportation equipment and related metalworking industries; evidence for human health risks, particularly occupational cancer and respiratory toxicity found in epidemiological studies.

NTP Principles: not specified

Status: In Review/Pending

Agents and Status

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Agent Name: Carbon/graphite fiber composites

  • No studies are available.
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