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
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
"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
Includes bibliographical references (pages 341-374) and cumulative index