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NTP lead review

This article was originally published in The Rose Sheet

Executive Summary

National Toxicology Program requests final public comments on seven nominees for listing in the 11th Report on Carcinogens, including lead, which is found in some "traditional" cosmetics, according to the agency. Comments will be accepted for 60 days from publication of Nov. 6 Federal Register 1notice announcing solicitation. NTP's Board of Scientific Counselors RoC Subcommittee voted to list lead as "reasonably anticipated to be a human carcinogen" Oct. 14 (2"The Rose Sheet" Oct. 20, 2003, p. 8)...

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