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Document ID (ISN)70580
CIS number 98-241
ISBN(s) 92-4-157192-6
Year 1997
Convention or series no. Environmental Health Criteria 192
Author(s)
International Programme on Chemical Safety (IPCS)
Title Flame retardants: A general introduction
Bibliographic information World Health Organization, Distribution and Sales Service, 1211 Genève 27, Switzerland, 1997. 133p. Bibl.ref.
Abstract Topics: brominated dibenzodioxins; brominated dibenzofurans; carcinogenic effects; chlorinated dibenzodioxins; chlorinated dibenzofurans; criteria document; flame retardants; glossary; ILO; IPCS; legislation; list of chemical substances; literature survey; pyrolysis products; toxic effects; toxicology; UNEP; WHO.
Descriptors (primary) IPCS; flame retardants; pyrolysis products; toxicology
Descriptors (secondary) toxic effects; literature survey; chlorinated dibenzodioxins; brominated dibenzodioxins; ILO; UNEP; criteria document; chlorinated dibenzofurans; brominated dibenzofurans; list of chemical substances; carcinogenic effects; legislation; glossary; 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) Fires