Registration Dossier

Administrative data

Endpoint:
sensitisation data (humans)
Type of information:
other: medical surveillance
Adequacy of study:
key study
Reliability:
1 (reliable without restriction)

Data source

Reference
Reference Type:
other company data
Title:
Unnamed
Year:
2016

Materials and methods

Type of sensitisation studied:
respiratory
skin
Study type:
not specified

Test material

Constituent 1
Chemical structure
Reference substance name:
Carbon black
EC Number:
215-609-9
EC Name:
Carbon black
Cas Number:
1333-86-4
Molecular formula:
C
IUPAC Name:
Carbon black
Test material form:
other: solid: non-nanoform; solid: nanoform, no surface treatment; solid: nanoform, surface-treated

Method

Type of population:
occupational

Results and discussion

Results of examinations:
In humans, no cases of allergies have been reported to the responsible occupational physicians within the carbon black manufacturing industry

Applicant's summary and conclusion

Conclusions:
There is no evidence for a sensitisation potential of carbon black based on medical surveillance data within the carbon black manufacturing industry
Executive summary:

No cases of sensitization have been reported in humans