National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Testing Status of Abrasive blasting agents (garnet) - M050056



Synonyms/Common Names

  • Garnet (Abrasive Blasting Agents)

Known Uses

Used as an abrasive blasting agent

Short-Term Toxicity

  • 14 days (Inhalation)  (C20533)  Completed 
    • Rats: F344/NTac
    • Dose: MR: 0, 3, 15, OR 30 MG/KG; 5/DOSE.
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