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October 29, 2007

Nanomaterials Included on ATSDR List of Proposed Substances for Toxicological Profile Development

Lynn L. Bergeson

On October 25, 2007, the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) requested nominations from a list of proposed substances that it will evaluate for toxicological profile development. The list of proposed substances includes nanomaterials. According to the notice, ATSDR will evaluate all data and information associated with the nominated substances and will determine the final list of substances to be chosen for toxicological profile development. Comments are due November 26, 2007.