Does ozonation of drinking water reduce the risk of bladder cancer?

@article{Chevrier2004DoesOO,
  title={Does ozonation of drinking water reduce the risk of bladder cancer?},
  author={C{\'e}cile Chevrier and Bernard Junod and Sylvaine Cordier},
  journal={Epidemiology},
  year={2004},
  volume={15 5},
  pages={
          605-14
        }
}
BACKGROUND Epidemiologic studies of drinking water disinfection byproducts have focused primarily on the carcinogenic potential of chlorination byproducts. Because drinking water has been ozonated in France for decades, we were able to assess the carcinogenic risk of the disinfection byproducts generated by both ozonation and chlorination. METHODS We used data from a case-control study of bladder cancer conducted between 1985 and 1987 in 7 French hospitals. We compared 281 cases and 272… CONTINUE READING

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