|Document ID (ISN)||60784|
|Convention or series no.
||IARC Scientific Publications 109
||Seifert B., van de Wiel H.J., Dodet B., O'Neill I.K.
National Institute of Public Health and Environmental Protection (Netherlands)
||Environmental carcinogens. Methods of analysis and exposure measurement. Volume 12 - Indoor air
||International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC), 150 cours Albert Thomas, 69372 Lyon Cedex 08, France, 1993. xiii, 384p. Illus. Bibl.ref.
||This volume reviews the scientific background to the problem of analysis and exposure measurement of environmental carcinogens and the approaches available for analysing the agents covered. Introductory chapters cover: the effects of indoor air pollution on human health; sources of pollution in indoor air; indoor concentrations of environmental carcinogenss; indoor air controls; bioassay of complex mixtures of indoor air pollutants; sampling and analytical procedures; exposure assessments from field studies. Methods and protocols for indoor air pollutants are described for radon and radon-daughters, asbestos, volatile organic compounds, nitrogen oxides, environmental tobacco smoke, respirable particles, carbon monoxide and pesticides.
||carcinogens; sampling and analysis; exposure evaluation; IARC
||formaldehyde; determination in tissues; description of equipment; nitrogen dioxide; carbon monoxide; radon; radon daughters; polychlorinated biphenyls; organic compounds; cotinine; nitrogen oxides; nicotine; asbestos; nitroso amines; passive smoking; pesticides; volatile substances; respirable dust; organic solvents; list of chemical substances; health hazards; carcinogenic effects; determination in air; description of technique; determination in exhaled air; mutagens
||E - Books, reports, proceedings
|Country / State or Province||France; Netherlands; WHO|
||Toxic and dangerous substances
|Broad subject area(s)