|Document ID (ISN)||53130|
|Convention or series no.
||IARC Monographs 46
International Agency for Research on Cancer
||IARC Monographs on the evaluation of carcinogenic risks to humans - Diesel and gasoline engine exhausts and some nitroarenes
||World Health Organization, Distribution and Sales Service, 1211 Genève 27, Switzerland, 1989. 458p. Bibl. Price: CHF 65.00.
||IARC final classification: Diesel engine exhaust is probably carcinogenic in humans (2A); gasoline engine exhaust is possibly carcinogenic in humans (2B). In the 15 aromatic nitro compounds present in exhaust fumes and evaluated separately, 6 are possibly carcinogenic in humans (2B) and the others are not classifiable as to their carcinogenicity (3).
||1,3-dinitropyrene; 1-nitronaphthalene; carcinogens; diesel engines; WHO; IARC; 3,9-dinitrofluoranthene; 3,7-dinitrofluoranthene; 2-nitrofluorene; 1-nitropyrene; 6-nitrobenzo(a)pyrene; 1,8-dinitropyrene; 1,6-dinitropyrene; 4-nitropyrene; 2-nitropyrene; 6-nitrochrysene; 3-nitroperylene; 2-nitronaphthalene; 7-nitrobenz(a)anthracene; toxicology; motor fuel; exhaust gases; exposure evaluation; aromatic nitro compounds; mutagens
||literature survey; epidemiologic study; list of chemical substances
||E - Books, reports, proceedings
||Toxic and dangerous substances
|Broad subject area(s)
Aliphatic nitro compounds