Scientific INformAtion for Policy Support in Europe
Sinapse home page

Library of scientific opinion & advice > Document description

Should you like to save, print or communicate the information related to this document, you can download this description page in a word processor compatible format.

DOCUMENT GENERAL INFORMATION

TITLE Dacarbazine; Health-based calculated occupational cancer risk values   Dacarbazine.pdf (270.5 KB)
Document ID LIB404
Document type Scientific advisory body opinion/advice
Issue date 27/06/1905
Document reference 2005/01OSH
Original language of the document English
Document produced by Health Council of the Netherlands
Scientific domains
Policy domains
  • Health

DOCUMENT TEXT

Short description  On request of the Minister of Social Affairs and Employment, the Dutch Expert Committee on Occupational Standards (DECOS), a committee of the Health Council of the Netherlands, estimates the additional cancer risk associated with occupational exposure to substances that have been classified by the European Union or the DECOS as genotoxic carcinogen. In this report the committee presents such estimates for dacarbazine, a genotoxic anticancer drug. For the estimation, the committee used the method described in the report ‘Calculating cancer risk due to occupational exposure to genotoxic carcinogens’ (Hea95).
Abstract (focusing on the key recommendations)  On request of the Minister of Social Affairs and Employment, the Dutch Expert Com­mittee on Occupational Standards (DECOS), a committee of the Health Council of the Netherlands, estimates the additional cancer risk associated with occupational exposure to substances that have been classified by the European Union or the DECOS as geno­toxic carcinogen. In this report the committee presents such est ...

[View the complete abstract]
Full Text

PAGE LOADING
Please wait...
Sinapse is currently processing your request.

This might take a few moments before the page can be displayed.
loading