National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Nomination Summary for Iron (N94202)


Specific Substances: Iron (not specified)

Nomination Date: 04/18/1994

Nominator: Private Individual

Rationale: Common contaminant in ground water and drinking water, Common food additive, Occupational hazard. Recent Studies indicate serious health effects from excess Iron. Increases the toxicity of Dioxin by 100%.

NTP Principles: not specified

Status: In Review/Pending

Agents and Status

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Agent Name: Iron (not specified)

  • No studies are available.
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