|Document ID (ISN)||52703|
|Convention or series no.
||IARC Monographs 45
||IARC monographs on the evaluation of carcinogenic risks to humans - Occupational exposures in petroleum refining; crude oil and major petroleum fuels
||World Health Organization, Distribution and Sales Service, 1211 Genève 27, Switzerland, 1989, Vol.45, 322p. Bibl. Price: CHF 65.00.
||The classes of chemicals evaluated are: crude oil, gasoline, jet fuel, diesel fuels and fuel oils (heating fuels). Occupational exposures in petroleum refining have been classified as probably carcinogenic to humans (2A). The degree of evidence for carcinogenicity of gasoline diesel fuels and fuel oils is inadequate or limited (2B), and that of crude oil, jet fuels and light fuel oils is inadequate (3).
||carcinogens; IARC; petroleum; petroleum and natural gas industry; hazard evaluation; toxicity evaluation; motor fuel
||diesel oil; literature survey; list of chemical substances; WHO; kerosene; petroleum products
||E - Books, reports, proceedings
||Chemicals, plastics and rubber
|Broad subject area(s)
Petroleum and natural gas industry