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BCF challenges plans to label TiO2 'potential carcinogen'

By William Clarke
Published: Friday, 11 August 2017

Titanium in pigments are not at risk of being inhaled, BCF says.

The British Coatings Federation (BCF) has hit back at a proposal by the European Commission to classify titanium dioxide as a potential carcinogen.

The BCF noted that the proposed classification would lead to products containing titanium dioxide being labelled as "suspected of causing cancer", even in forms that...

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