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Document ID (ISN)61112
CIS number 93-1974
ISBN(s) 92-4-157148-9
Year 1993
Convention or series no. Environmental Health Criteria 148
International Programme on Chemical Safety (IPCS)
Title Benomyl
Bibliographic information World Health Organization, Distribution and Sales Service, 1211 Genève 27, Switzerland, 1993. 135p. Bibl.ref. Price: CHF 18.00 (CHF 12.60 in developing countries).
Abstract Benomyl causes contact dermatitis and dermal sensitisation in humans. No other effects have been reported. It is unlikely that benomyl, or its decomposition product carbendazim, would cause systemic toxicity effects in occupationally exposed subjects. Detailed summaries in French and Spanish.
Descriptors (primary) agricultural chemicals; IPCS; benomyl; agriculture; fungicides; toxicity evaluation; toxicology
Descriptors (secondary) literature survey; ILO; UNEP; criteria document; methyl 2-benzimidazolylcarbamate; eczema; sensitizers; WHO
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Country / State or ProvinceWHO
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Agricultural chemicals