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The Case for a Global Ban on Asbestos
BACKGROUND All forms of asbestos are now banned in 52 countries. Safer products have replaced many materials that once were made with it. Nonetheless, many countries still use, import, and exportExpand
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American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine (ACOEM): A Professional Association in Service to Industry
Abstract The American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine (ACOEM) is a professional association that represents the interests of its companyemployed physician members. Fifty years agoExpand
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Dermal Absorption of Benzene: Implications for Work Practices and Regulations
  • J. Kalnas, D. Teitelbaum
  • Environmental Science, Medicine
  • International journal of occupational and…
  • 1 April 2000
Abstract Because the risk of leukemia for workers exposed to 1 ppm of benzene for 40 years is estimated to be 70% greater than the risk for unexposed persons, the National Institute for OccupationalExpand
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The toxicology of 1,2-dibromo-3-chloropropane (DBCP): a brief review.
  • D. Teitelbaum
  • Medicine
  • International journal of occupational and…
  • 1 April 1999
The accumulating data demonstrating the reproductive toxicity of 1, 2-dibromo-3-chloropropane (DBCP) are reviewed. The sentinel event was the discovery of infertility in male pesticide manufacturingExpand
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Benzene and multiple myeloma: appraisal of the scientific evidence.
The recent paper by Bergsagel et al raised questions of scope, content, and provenance.[1][1] Goldstein and Shalat have addressed many of the issues of scope and content in their review, and aExpand
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The International Commission on Occupational Health (ICOH) and Its Influence on International Organizations
Abstract The ICOH has played a key role in the development of some scientific documents and policy recommendations, but it has not always been scientifically objective, particularly in regard toExpand
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Re: Regulatory Toxicology and Pharmacology.
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Texaco and its Consultants
A.. n issue relevant to scientifit integrity has arisen in ·connection with a court case in the Amazon, wherein the Amazonian people are seeking redress for environmental damage and deleteriousExpand
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Scientists Appeal to Quebec Premier Charest to Stop Exporting Asbestos to the Developing World
Scientists Appeal to Quebec Premier Charest to Stop Exporting Asbestos to the Developing World
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FIOH-Sponsored Newsletter Misrepresents Asbestos Hazards in Zimbabwe
Abstract The Finnish Institute of Occupational Health (FIOH) has received support from the World Health Organization (WHO) and the International Labor Office (ILO) to publish the African NewsletterExpand
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