Postscript: science and public policy on synthetic vitreous fibers.

  • Published 1994 in Regulatory toxicology and pharmacology : RTP

Abstract

Rapid advances are being made in our understanding of the interaction of airborne fibers with biological tissues. It is possible to reduce human exposures and potential risk to lung cancer and fibrosis if current science and models are fully utilized. However, the criteria used by IARC and NTP in their cancer classifications have not kept pace with current… (More)

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