Science Inventory

IRIS Toxicological Review of Thallium and Compounds (Final Report)

Notice:

EPA is announcing the release of the final report, Toxicological Review of Thallium and Compounds: in support of the Integrated Risk Information System (IRIS). The updated Summary for Thallium and compounds and accompanying Quickview have also been added to the IRIS Database.

Citation:

U.S. EPA. IRIS Toxicological Review of Thallium and Compounds (Final Report). U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC, EPA/635/R-08/001F, 2009.

Impact/Purpose:

Thallium exists in monovalent and trivalent states. Thallium is released to the environment through the combustion of fossil fuels, refinement of oil fractions, the smelting of ferrous and non-ferrous ores, and by some other industrial processes such as cement production and brick works.

Description:

EPA has finalized the Toxicological Review of Thallium and Compounds: in support of the Integrated Risk Information System (IRIS). Now final, this assessment may be used by EPA’s program and regional offices to inform decisions to protect human health.

URLs/Downloads:

IRIS Toxicological Review and Summary Documents for Thallium and Compounds   (PDF,163 pp, 1134 KB,  about PDF)

IRIS Summary for Thallium and Compounds   (PDF,16 pp, 137 KB,  about PDF)

Record Details:

Record Type: DOCUMENT (IRIS ASSESSMENT)
Product Published Date: 09/30/2009
Record Last Revised: 02/02/2017
OMB Category: Influential
Record ID: 188550