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RECORD NUMBER: 294 OF 891
|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Draft Health Assessment Document for Nickel, 1986.|
|CORP Author||Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Science Advisory Board.|
|Additional Subjects||Nickel ; Public health ; Environmental surveys ; Distribution ; Toxicology ; Assessments ; Risk ; Physical properties ; Chemical properties ; Metals ; Cycles ; Quantitative analysis ; Environments ; Epidemiology ; Health risks ; Heavy metals ; Path of pollutants ; Cancer|
The current draft is clearer, more comprehensive, and responsive to its earlier comments. Additional comments were provided which should be incorporated in the final document before its final publication, particularly in the areas of speciation, pharmacokinetics and choose of epidemiology data. The Committee also concluded that the document appropriately characterized the current scientific literature on the carcinogenicity of nickel compounds.