Agent Name

Grenadil

Major Category

Biological Agents

Synonyms

Dalbergia melanoxylon GUILL. & PERR.; African blackwood

Category

Wood Dusts & Extracts

Sources/Uses

This blue-black wood is native to Mozambique, Zimbabwe, Togo, and Senegal. [Kanerva, p. 830]

Comments

Allergic contact dermatitis has been reported in craftsmen making clarinets and knife handles. [Kanerva, p. 830]

Adverse Effects
Skin Sensitizer

Yes

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