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Environmental Health Criteria 213:
CARBON MONOXIDE

WHO, 464 pages
Publication date: 1999

David G. Penney, Ph.D., member of WHO Task Group on Environmental Health Criteria for Carbon Monoxide


Cover
IPCS
International Programme on Chemical Safety
Environmental Health Criteria 213: Carbon Monoxide (2nd Ed.)
IOMC: Inter-Organization Programme for the Sound Management of Chemicals
A cooperative agreement among UNEP, ILO, FAO, WHO, UNIDO and OECD
WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION


Other Members of the Task Group: Dr. M.R. Carratu, Dr. Qing Chen, Dr. G. Cotti, Dr. M.J. Hazucha, Dr. M. Jantunen, Professor E. Lahmann, Dr. P. Lauriola, Dr. M. Mathieu-Nolf, Dr. D. Pankow, Dr. J.A. Raub, Professor J.A. Sokal, and Dr. F.M. Sullivan. Meeting May 26-30, 1997, Bologna, Italy.


Contents:

Preamble
Abbreviations
1. Summary and Conclusions
2. Chemistry and Analytical Methods
3. Sources of Carbon Monoxide in the Environment
4. Environmental Distribution and Transformation
5. Environmental Levels and Personal Exposures
6. Toxicokinetics and Metabolism
7. Effects on Laboratory Animals
8. Effects on Humans
9. Evaluation of Health Risks
References
Resume' et Conclusions
Resumen Y Conclusiones
Index



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