NIOSH Current Intelligence Bulletin 63: Occupational Exposure to Titanium Dioxide

March 2004
NIOSH Docket Number 033

A public meeting was held on February 27, 2006, at the Robert A. Taft Laboratory in Cincinnati, Ohio, as a forum for scientists and representatives of government agencies, industry, labor, and other stakeholders to discuss the document. The draft document, presentations made at the meeting, as well as comments on the document, are available below in PDF format

NIOSH responded to comments from the public and external peer reviewers (response files below) and published a revised final Current Intelligence Bulletin in April 2011.

Document and Responses to Reviewers’ Comments

Notice; 76 FR 22106; Issuance of final guidance document; 4/20/11pdf icon [PDF – 2,212 KB]

Final document “NIOSH Current Intelligence Bulletin 63: Occupational Exposure to Titanium Dioxide”; DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2011-160; 4/1/11pdf icon [PDF – 122,042 KB]

NIOSH response to reviewers’ comments on Draft NIOSH Current Intelligence Bulletin; posted 4/2011pdf icon [PDF – 36,506 KB]

NIOSH response to comments submitted to NIOSH Docket 033 by the American Chemistry Council Titanium Dioxide Panel; posted 4/2011pdf icon [PDF – 17,372 KB]

Comments submitted to NIOSH Docket 033 by the American Chemistry Council Titanium Dioxide Panel with each comment numbered; posted 4/2011pdf icon [PDF – 146,677 KB]

Pre-Meeting Information

NIOSH public meeting and opening of the public comment period; 70 FR 77399pdf icon [PDF – 1,010 KB]

Draft NIOSH Current Intelligence Bulletin: Evaluation of Health Hazard and Recommendations for Occupational Exposure to Titanium Dioxide dated 11/22/05pdf icon [PDF – 7,130 KB]

Meeting Information

List of attendees; 2/27/06pdf icon [PDF – 1,487 KB]

Presentation by Dankovic (NIOSH)pdf icon [PDF – 1,710 KB]

Presentation by Gibbs (American Council of Chemistry Titanium Dioxide Panel)pdf icon [PDF – 3,560 KB]

Presentation by Kuempel (NIOSH)pdf icon [PDF – 1,700 KB]

Presentation by Tomenson (Causation Ltd, UK)pdf icon [PDF – 4,080 KB]

Presentation by Warheit (Dupont Haskell Laboratory)pdf icon [PDF – 9,180 KB]

Presentation by Zumwalde (NIOSH)pdf icon [PDF – 899 KB]

Submissions from the Public in Order of Receipt

Submission to the docket from Coenen (Gezondheidsraad Health Council of the Netherlands)pdf icon [PDF – 185 KB]

Submission to the docket from Bergeson (American Chemistry Council Titanium Dioxide Panel)pdf icon [PDF – 33,600 KB]

Submission to the docket from Irish (National Paint and Coatings Association)pdf icon [PDF – 296 KB]

Submission to the docket from Robinson (Color Pigments Manufacturers Association, Inc.)pdf icon [PDF – 470 KB]

Submission to the docket from Forrest (Bacou-Dalloz)pdf icon [PDF – 26 KB]

Submission to the docket from Burdge (BMT Designers and Planners, Inc.)pdf icon [PDF – 32 KB]

Submission to the docket from Rourke (Ohio Bureau of Workers Compensation)pdf icon [PDF – 40 KB]

Submission to the docket from Calpin (Analytics Corp)pdf icon [PDF – 29 KB]

Submission to the docket from Tomenson (Causation Ltd, UK)pdf icon [PDF – 29 KB]

Review from external reviewer 1pdf icon [PDF – 490 KB]

Review from external reviewer 2pdf icon [PDF – 268 KB]

Review from external reviewer 3pdf icon [PDF – 570 KB]

Review from external reviewer 4pdf icon [PDF – 332 KB]

Review from external reviewer 5pdf icon [PDF – 219 KB]

Page last reviewed: July 6, 2010