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Document ID (ISN)41689
CIS number 84-703
ISSN - Serial title 0009-2347 - Chemical and Engineering News
Year 1983
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Rawls R.L.
Title Dioxin's human toxicity is most difficult problem
Bibliographic information 6 June 1983, Vol.61, No.23, p.37-48. Illus.
Abstract The known toxicological data, chemistry and biological effects of 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin are reviewed. The history and information about follow-up of 9 accidents resulting in occupational exposures, which occurred over a period of 27 years, are summarised.
Descriptors (primary) occupational accidents; biological effects; toxicology; tetrachlorodibenzodioxin
Descriptors (secondary) round-up; history
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Heterocyclic compounds