Chemical Summary for Cadmium from www.PesticideInfo.org

Toxicity of Cadmium

Toxicity Summary by Category
PAN Bad Actor Acute Toxicity Carcinogen Cholinesterase Inhibitor Water Contaminant Developmental or Reproductive Toxin Endocrine Disruptor
No
Suspected

Identification and Use of Cadmium

Chemical Class and Use Type
Chemical Class Heavy metal , Inorganic-Cadmium
Use Type Battery component, Dye, Electronics production, Electroplating, Natural component of foo, Paints, coatings, resins, Polymer production, Tobacco smoke component
Other Names for this Chemical
7440-43-9 (CAS number); 7440439 (CAS number without hyphens); Cadmium; Cadmium (under Cadmium and Cadmium Compounds); Cadmium, elemental

Additional Information for Cadmium

Help Using this Information
Understanding this Summary Docs/ref_help11.html
More Information About This Chemical
Chemical Details on the Web www.PesticideInfo.org/Detail_Chemical.jsp?Rec_Id=PC33703
This database and website are updated and enhanced by Pesticide Action Network North America (PANNA). The project is made possible by our Sponsors and by PANNA general funds. We need your support to maintain and improve this system. Please support the database and website — donate to PANNA.