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Document ID (ISN)45420
CIS number 86-219
ISBN(s) 92-4-154185-7
Year 1984
Convention or series no. Environmental Health Criteria 45
Title Camphechlor
Bibliographic information World Health Organization, Distribution and Sales services, 1211 Genève 27, Switzerland, 1984. 66p. Bibl. Price: SF.9.00.
Abstract 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.
Descriptors (primary) WHO; toxaphene; limitation of exposure; toxicology; pesticides
Descriptors (secondary) mutagenic effects; metabolic process; sampling and analysis; biological effects; carcinogenic effects; animal experiments
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Subject(s) Agriculture, fishing, animal husbandry
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Genetic factors in reaction to exposures
Halogenated hydrocarbons
Agricultural chemicals