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Document ID (ISN)54651
CIS number 90-1629
ISSN - Serial title 1775-8785 - Archives des maladies professionnelles
Year 1990
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Gennart J.P., Lauwerys R.
Title Toxicological hazards in the printing industry
Original title Les risques toxicologiques en imprimerie [in French]
Bibliographic information 1990, Vol.51, No.1, p.47-54. 75 ref.
Abstract Literature survey. Toxic hazards in the printing industry are analysed in relation to their effects on the skin, the central nervous system, the liver, the kidney, the lung, the cardiovascular and the haematopoietic systems. The main hazards of printing techniques are teratogenicity and carcinogenicity of organic solvents and other chemicals present in printing plants.
Descriptors (primary) printing industry; chemical hazards; toxicology
Descriptors (secondary) literature survey; organic solvents; carcinogenic effects; teratogenic effects; exposure evaluation
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceFrance
Subject(s) Paper-making and printing
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Genetic factors in reaction to exposures
Printing, photography and photocopying industry