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Document ID (ISN)48722
CIS number 87-1414
ISBN(s) 92-832-1240-1
Year 1986
Convention or series no. IARC Monographs 40
Title IARC monographs on the evaluation of the carcinogenic risk of chemicals to humans - Some naturally occurring and synthetic food components, furocoumarins and ultraviolet radiation
Bibliographic information International Agency for Research on Cancer, IARC, 150 Cours Albert-Thomas, 69372 Lyon Cedex 2, France, 1986. Vol.40, 444p. Illus. Bibl. Appendix. Index. Price: SF.65.00.
Abstract These monographs cover the occurrence or production, use, physical and chemical properties, biological data relevant to carcinogenic risk, data summary and references for the substances. Included are: naturally occurring toxins (bracken fern, citrinin, patulin, rugulosin); food additives (benzyl acetate, butylated hydroxyanisole, butylated hydroxytoluene, potassium bromate); amino acid pyrolysis products in food (imidazoles, indoles, quinolines, quinoxalines); furocoumarins (angelicins, psoralens); ultraviolet radiation.
Descriptors (primary) carcinogens; IARC; ultraviolet radiation; hazard evaluation; natural products and substances; food additives; furocoumarins
Descriptors (secondary) mutagenic effects; carcinogenic effects; 2,6-di-tert-butyl-p-cresol; plant products; MEIQX; butylated hydroxyanisole; potassium bromate; benzyl acetate; Glu-P-1; Glu-P-2; patulin; rugulosin; amino-alpha-carboline; methylamino-alpha-carboline; angelicin; 5-methoxypsoralen; 4,5',8-trimethylpsoralen; pyrido[3,4-c]psoralen; 7-methylpyrido[3,4-c]psoralen; citrinin; IQ; MEIQ; animal experiments; 3-carbethoxypsoralen
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Risk evaluation
Genetic factors in reaction to exposures
Heterocyclic compounds
Non-ionizing radiation
IARC Monographs