Testing Status of Cadmium 11219-Y

 

CASRN: 7440-43-9

Formula: Cd

Synonyms/Common Names

  • C.I. 77180

Known Uses

Electroplating agent, enamels, pigments, photography & lithography, fire protection systems, photoelectric cells, manufacture fungicides, nickel-cadmium batteries, plastics stabilizer, analytical reagent (HSDB 1990). Associated with tobacco: reported either as a natural component of tobacco, pyrolysis product (in tobacco smoke), or additive for one or more types of tobacco products.

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Special Studies

  • Absorption Disposition Metabolism Elimination (Gavage & Dosed-Water)  (S0461)  Completed 
    • Citation: Fowler BA, Engel D, Gould E. Ultrastructural and biochemical effects of prolonged cadmium and copper exposure on kidneys of the scallop Placopecten magellanicus. Marine Environmental Research. 1985;17:199.
    • Rats: Harlan Sprague-Dawley
  • Absorption Disposition Metabolism Elimination (Gavage)  (S0461)  Completed 
    • Citation: Fowler BA, Engel D, Gould E. Ultrastructural and biochemical effects of prolonged cadmium and copper exposure on kidneys of the scallop Placopecten magellanicus. Marine Environmental Research. 1985;17:199.
    • Mice: B6C3F1