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Testing Status of Lead oxide 10677-Y


CASRN: 1317-36-8

Formula: O-Pb

Synonyms/Common Names

  • Lead monoxide

Known Uses

In ointments, plasters, preparation of lead subacetate, glazing pottery, glass flux for porcelain & glass, varnishes, metal cements, coloring metals, sulfur-containing substances, in manufacturing boiled linseed oil (Merck 1989)

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Short-Term Toxicity

  • 4 weeks (Dosed-Feed)  (C88039)  Completed 
    • Rats: F344/N
    • Dose: MR: 0, 10, 30, OR 100 PPM; 10 PER GROUP.

Special Studies

  • Absorption Disposition Metabolism Elimination (Dosed-Feed)  (S0248)  Completed 
    • Male Rats: F344/N
    • Dose: 10, 30, 100 PPM.
  • Absorption Disposition Metabolism Elimination (Dosed-Feed)  (S0476)  Completed 
    • Citation: Dieter MP, Matthews HB, Jeffcoat RA, Moseman RF. Comparison of lead bioavailability in F344 rats fed lead acetate, lead oxide, lead sulfide, or lead ore concentrate from Skagway, Alaska. J Toxicol Environ Health. 1993 May;39(1):79-93.Pubmed Abstract
    • Male Rats: F344/N
    • Dose: 0, 10, 30 OR 100 PPM.