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Testing Status of Abrasive Blasting Agents: Specular Hematite M050059



Synonyms/Common Names

  • Specular Hematite (Abrasive Blasting Agents)

Short-Term Toxicity

  • 14 days (Inhalation)  (C20536)  Report in Preparation 
    • Rats: F344/NTac
    • Dose: MR: 0, 3, 15, 30, or 60 mg/kg; 5/conc.
  • 39 weeks (Inhalation)  (C20536)  Report in Preparation 
    • Rats: Harlan Sprague-Dawley
    • Dose: MR: 0, 15, 30, or 60 mg/m3; 62/conc and control.

Organ Systems Toxicity

  • Varies Immunotoxicity (Inhalation)  (I05059)  Completed 
    • Male and Female Rats: Harlan Sprague-Dawley
    • Dose: 0, 15, 30, or 60 mg/m3.