TITLE

Butadiene or styrene or butadiene and styrene or else?

AUTHOR(S)
Sfraif, K.; Baan, R.; Cogliano, V.
PUB. DATE
March 2006
SOURCE
Occupational & Environmental Medicine;Mar2006, Vol. 63 Issue 3, p157
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a commentary on the article "An Updated Study of Mortality Among North American Synthetic Rubber Industry Workers," by N. Sathiakumar, J. Graff, M. Macaluso and colleagues that was published in the December 2005 issue. It questions the validity of the information that high exposure to butadeine and styrene can increase the risk of haemato-lymphopoietic malignancies in work areas, that butadeine and styrene are carcinogenic to humans.
ACCESSION #
20272894

 

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