|Document ID (ISN)||72524|
|Convention or series no.
||IARC Monographs 52
International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC)
||IARC monographs on the evaluation of carcinogenic risks to humans - Chlorinated drinking-water; chlorination by-products; some other halogenated compounds; cobalt and cobalt compounds
||IARC Press, 150 cours Albert Thomas, 69372 Lyon Cedex 08, France, 1991. 544p. Bibl.ref. Price: CHF 80.00.
||This monograph presents the views and expert opinions of an IARC working group which met in Lyon, France 12-19 June 1990. Overall evaluation: bromodichloromethane and cobalt and cobalt compounds are possibly carcinogenic to humans; other substances studied here are not classifiable as to their carcinogenicity to humans. Topics: carcinogenic effects; carcinogens; chlorodibromomethane; ethyl bromide; cobalt; ethyl chloride; tribromomethane; bromodichloromethane; sodium chlorite; 1,1,2-trichloroethane; chlorination; chlorine and compounds; cobalt and compounds; criteria document; drinking water; halogenated organic compounds; hypochlorites; IARC; literature survey; mutagenic effects; toxic effects; toxicology; WHO.
||carcinogens; cobalt and compounds; WHO; chlorine and compounds; halogenated organic compounds; toxicology; IARC
||mutagenic effects; criteria document; literature survey; bromodichloromethane; chlorine; cobalt; ethyl chloride; tribromomethane; ethyl bromide; chlorination; chlorodibromomethane; hypochlorites; sodium chlorite; carcinogenic effects; drinking water; 1,1,2-trichloroethane; toxic effects
||E - Books, reports, proceedings
|Country / State or Province||WHO|
||Toxic and dangerous substances
|Broad subject area(s)
||Genetic factors in reaction to exposures
Halogens and their inorganic compounds