Following is a sampling of recent environmental studies on silicone materials. For access to additional studies, go to www.cyclosiloxanes.org.
- A quantitative weight of evidence assessment of confidence in modes-of-action and their human relevance
By Dekant W, Bridges J and Scialli A R. Regulatory Toxicology and Pharmacology. Volume 90, November 2017, Pages 51-71.
- Biological relevance of effects following chronic administration of octamethylcyclotetrasiloxane (D4) in Fischer 344 rats
By Dekant W, Scialli A R, Plotzke K and Klaunig J E. Toxicology Letters. Volume 279, Supplement 1, 20 October 2017, Pages 42-53.
- A global human health risk assessment for octamethylcyclotetrasiloxane (D4)
By Gentry R, Franzen A, van Landingham C, Greene T and Plotzke K. Toxicology Letters. Volume 279, Supplement 1, 20 October 2017, Pages 23-41.