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Document ID (ISN)62308
CIS number 94-958
ISSN - Serial title 1877-7856 - Encyclopédie médico-chirurgicale
Year 1993
Convention or series no. Fascicule 16541-C10, 3-1993
Author(s) Lafon D., Garnier R.
Title Toxicity of the thermal degradation products of plastics
Original title Toxicité des produits de dégradation thermique des matières plastiques [in French]
Bibliographic information Intoxications - Pathologie professionnelle, 1993, Vol.64, No.101, 8p. 52 ref.
Abstract Literature survey on the hazards of thermal degradation products from plastics, and in particular on the health risks present when workers are exposed to: polyolefins, polyvinyl chloride, polytetrafluoroethylene, polystyrene, polymethyl methacrylate, epoxy resins, phenoplasts, aminoplasts, polyurethanes.
Descriptors (primary) polymethyl methacrylate; polyethylene; epoxy resins; France; polyolefin resins; polypropylene; toxicity evaluation; polymers; polytetrafluoroethylene; polyvinyl chloride; plastics; pyrolysis products; polystyrene
Descriptors (secondary) literature survey; data sheet; encyclopaedia
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceFrance
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Fires