The margin of exposure to formaldehyde in alcoholic beverages.


Formaldehyde has been classified as carcinogenic to humans (WHO IARC group 1). It causes leukaemia and nasopharyngeal cancer, and was described to regularly occur in alcoholic beverages. However, its risk associated with consumption of alcohol has not been systematically studied, so this study will provide the first risk assessment of formaldehyde for… (More)
DOI: 10.2478/10004-1254-63-2012-2201


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