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Title Man-made vitreous fibres
Published Lyon, France : International Agency for Research on Cancer ; Geneva : World Health Organization, 2002
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 418 pages) : illustrations
Series IARC monographs on the evaluation of carcinogenic risks to humans, 1017-1606 ; v. 81
IARC monographs on the evaluation of carcinogenic risks to humans ; v. 81. 1017-1606
Contents General remarks on man-made vitreous fibres -- Composition, production and use -- Toxicity -- Chronic inflammation, fibrosis and cancer -- Studies of cancer in humans -- Studies of cancer in experimental animals -- Administration to experimental animals by inhalation -- Administration to experimental animals by intraperitoneal injection -- Man-made vitreous fibres -- Exposure data -- Studies of cancer in humans -- Studies of cancer in experimental animals -- Other data relevant to an evaluation of carcinogenicity and its mechanisms -- Summary of data reported and evaluation
Summary This publication reports on the conclusions of a scientific working group of 19 experts from 11 countries convened by the Monographs Programme of the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC), on the re-evaluation of the carcinogenic risk of airb
Notes "This publication represents the views and expert opinions of an IARC Working Group on the Evaluation of Carcinogenic Risks to Humans, which met in Lyon, 9-16 October 2001."
At head of title: World Health Organization, International Agency for Research on Cancer
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 341-374) and cumulative index
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Subject Carcinogens -- Congresses.
Environmental health -- Congresses.
Inorganic fibers -- Carcinogenicity -- Congresses.
Air Pollutants.
Carcinogenicity Tests.
Glass.
Lung Neoplasms.
Mineral Fibers.
Risk Assessment.
Genre/Form Congress.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author IARC Working Group on the Evaluation of Carcinogenic Risks to Humans.
International Agency for Research on Cancer.
World Health Organization.
LC no. 2003385043
ISBN 9283215885 (electronic bk.)
9789283215882 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles Man-made vitreous fibers