|Document ID (ISN)||45420|
|Convention or series no.
||Environmental Health Criteria 45
||World Health Organization, Distribution and Sales services, 1211 Genève 27, Switzerland, 1984. 66p. Bibl. Price: SF.9.00.
||This insecticide is a recognised animal carcinogen and should be considered as being potentially carcinogenic in humans. It is readily absorbed via all routes of entry. Other aspects covered: identity, properties and analytical methods; distribution in the environment; toxicology; effects on man, animals and the environment.
||WHO; toxaphene; limitation of exposure; toxicology; pesticides
||mutagenic effects; metabolic process; sampling and analysis; biological effects; carcinogenic effects; animal experiments
||E - Books, reports, proceedings
||Agriculture, fishing, animal husbandry
|Broad subject area(s)
||Genetic factors in reaction to exposures