Prepared on the request of the nationwide Toxicology application, this landmark record finds that many chemical compounds utilized in insecticides, cosmetics, medicines, foodstuff, and trade haven't been sufficiently demonstrated to permit a whole decision in their strength dangers. Given the sizeable variety of chemicals to which people are uncovered, the authors use a version to teach how examine priorities for toxicity trying out will be set.
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Specifically, full application of the proposed analytic techniques will require that each information-gathering procedure be described quantitatively with respect to its ability to identify and to characterize potentially toxic chemicals. This requirement is not readily fulfilled in our present state of knowledge. Hence, efforts toward further quantification of the performance characteristics of toxicologic methods would be essential to full implementation of the priority-setting approach proposed herein.
Because of duplicate removal and specific exclusions, the list used in this study may be smaller than that reported in other sources. Furthermore, other lists of international scope may have different sizes and contents, because different criteria were used in placing substances on them. Food Additives The FDA Bureau of Foods chemical dictionary was used. This dictionary contains 19 chemical sorting codes. Six were used to make up the list of food additives from which the sample was drawn (see Table 2).