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Document ID (ISN)59144
CIS number 92-1997
ISBN(s) 1-85524-047-5
Year 1991
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Kellard B.
Title Hazardous substances - Carcinogens guide
Bibliographic information Croner Publications Ltd., Croner House, London Road, Kingston upon Thames, Surrey KT2 6SR, United Kingdom, 1991. viii, 301p. 30 ref. Indexes. Price: GBP 42.10.
Abstract This guide is designed for safety officers, occupational hygienists and laboratory workers and aims to provide authoritative reference information on workplace carcinogens. All substances which come within the scope of the British COSHH Regulations (see CIS 89-1092) are included. For each of the 61 substances listed, the following information is provided: chemical identity; properties; uses; carcinogenicity in humans and animals. An introduction includes details of the legislation related to occupational cancer and an overview of the identification and classification of carcinogens.
Descriptors (primary) occupational hygiene; United Kingdom; carcinogens
Descriptors (secondary) compendium; chlorambucil; IARC; 1,2-dichloroethane; benzo(k)fluoranthene; vinyl chloride; benz(a)anthracene; diethyl sulfate; radon; strontium chromate; zinc chromate; benzene; beryllium; propiolactone; 1,4-butanediol bis(methanesulfonate); treosulphan; o-toluidine; 4-aminobiphenyl; methylenebis(2-chloroaniline); 2-nitropropane; cyclophosphamide; azathioprine; propane sultone; mustard gas; hexamethylphosphoric triamide; aflatoxin B1; diethylstilboestrol; erionite; acrylonitrile; 4-nitrobiphenyl; 2-nitronaphthalene; asbestos; dimethylbenzidine; dimethoxybenzidine; 2-naphthylamine; 3,3'-dichlorobenzidine; naphthylamine mustard; melphalan; sulfallate; dimethylnitrosoamine; 1-methyl-3-nitro-1-nitrosoguanidine; semustine; 2-methylaziridine; 1,1-dimethylhydrazine; ethylene oxide; propylene oxide; epichlorohydrin; benzo(b)fluoranthene; 1,3-dichloro-2-propanol; benzo(a)pyrene; styrene oxide; bis(chloromethyl) ether; Nemagon; list of chemical substances; carcinogenic effects; legislation; cadmium chloride; classification; nitroacenaphthene; benzidine; dimethylcarbamoyl chloride; methylazoxymethyl acetate; calcium chromate; dibromoethane; data sheet; dimethyl sulfate; arsenic trioxide; benzo(j)fluoranthene
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Country / State or ProvinceUnited Kingdom
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Radon