Endocrine Disruption

TEDX List of Potential Endocrine Disruptors



CAS # 7429-90-5

Alternative Name


Food additives and contact material
Household product ingredient
Industrial additive
Personal care product/Cosmetic ingredient
Pesticide ingredient
Unconventional Oil and Gas

Evidence Supporting This Chemical as an Endocrine Disruptor

Gonzalez-Suarez I, Alvarez-Hernandez D, Carrillo-Lopez N, Naves-Diaz M, Luis Fernandez-Martin J, Cannata-Andia JB. 2005. Aluminum posttranscriptional regulation of parathyroid hormone synthesis: a role for the calcium-sensing receptor. Kidney Int 68(6):2484-2496.

Waring CP, Brown JA, Collins JE, Prunet P. 1996. Plasma prolactin, cortisol, and thyroid responses of the brown trout (Salmo trutta) exposed to lethal and sublethal aluminium in acidic soft waters. General & Comparative Endocrinology 102(3):377-385.

*Category References

US Dept of Health & Human Services. Household Products Database.

US EPA-PPTS. 1998. Status of Pesticides in Registration, Reregistration, and Special Review. EPA 738-R-98-002, p. 295.

US EPA. InertFinder.

US National Library of Medicine. Haz-Map.

US National Library of Medicine. Hazardous Substances Data Bank.

Ziemkiewicz PF, Quaranta JD, Darnell A, Wise R. 2014. Exposure pathways related to shale gas development and procedures for reducing environmental and public risk. J Nat Gas Sci Eng 16(0):77-84.

Ziemkiewicz PF, Thomas He Y. 2015. Evolution of water chemistry during Marcellus Shale gas development: A case study in West Virginia. Chemosphere 134:224-231.