|Document ID (ISN)||49706|
|Convention or series no.
||IARC Monographs 42
International Agency for Research on Cancer
||IARC monographs on the evaluation of the carcinogenic risk of chemicals to humans - Silica and some silicates
||World Health Organization, Distribution and Sales Service, 1211 Genève 27, Switzerland, 1987. 289p.
||This monograph covers: occurrence and production; biological and chemical properties; biological data relevant to carcinogenic risk; data summaries for the substances. Substances included: silica, wollastonite, attapulgite, sepiolite, talc, and erionite.
||carcinogens; IARC; toxicity evaluation; silica; hazard evaluation; mineral silicates
||mutagenic effects; literature survey; attapulgite; wollastonite; report; carcinogenic effects; erionite (unsp); sepiolite; talc; animal experiments; WHO
||E - Books, reports, proceedings
||Toxic and dangerous substances
|Broad subject area(s)
Genetic factors in reaction to exposures