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International Program on Chemical Safety

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Works: 1,200 works in 3,750 publications in 2 languages and 74,856 library holdings
Genres: Conference proceedings 
Roles: Editor, Other, Contributor, Publisher
Classifications: RA1190, 615.902
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Publications about International Program on Chemical Safety
Publications by International Program on Chemical Safety
Most widely held works about International Program on Chemical Safety
 
Most widely held works by International Program on Chemical Safety
Toxicological evaluation of certain veterinary drug residues in food by Joint FAO/WHO Expert Committee on Food Additives( Book )
43 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and held by 751 libraries worldwide
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1,2 dichloroethane by K Hughes( Book )
29 editions published between 1987 and 1998 in English and held by 673 libraries worldwide
Safety evaluation of certain food additives and contaminants by Joint FAO/WHO Expert Committee on Food Additives( file )
11 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 667 libraries worldwide
Principles for evaluating health risks to reproduction associated with exposure to chemicals by International Program on Chemical Safety( file )
11 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 493 libraries worldwide
Intended as a tool for use by public health officials, research and regulatory scientists and risk managers, this publication seeks to provide a scientific framework for the use and interpretation of reproductive toxicity data from human and animal studies. It also discusses emerging methodology and testing strategy in reproductive toxicity. The text focuses on approaches to assessing reproductive toxicity in males and females, including sexual dysfunction and infertility, and many aspects of developmental toxicity (following both prenatal and postnatal exposure), from conception to sexual mat
Cadmium by WHO Task Group on Environmental Health Criteria for Cadmium( Book )
13 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and held by 471 libraries worldwide
Environmental health criteria for cadmium. Identity, physical and chemical properties, and analytical methods. Sources of human and environmental exposure. Environmental transport, distribution, and transformation. Environmental levels and human exposure. Kinetics and metabolism in laboratory mammals and humans. Effects on laboratory mammals and in vitro test systems. Effects on humans
2,4-dichlorophenoxyacetic acid (2,4-D) by 4-Dichlorophenoxyacetic Acid (2,4-D)--Environmental Aspects WHO Task Group on Environmental Health Criteria for 2( Book )
8 editions published between 1984 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 422 libraries worldwide
Properties and analytical methods. Sources of environmental pollution. Environmental transport, distribution, and transformation of 2,4-D. Environmental levels and exposure. Chemobiokinetics and metabolism. Effects of 2,4-D on animals. Effects on man, clinical and epidemiological studies. Evaluation of health risks to man from exposure to 2,4-D
Partially halogenated chlorofluorocarbons (methane derivatives) by International Program on Chemical Safety( Book )
14 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and held by 420 libraries worldwide
Methylene chloride by International Program on Chemical Safety( Book )
9 editions published between 1984 and 1996 in English and held by 403 libraries worldwide
Chloroform by Peter Watts( Book )
13 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and French and held by 370 libraries worldwide
Acrolein by R Gomes( Book )
12 editions published between 1991 and 2002 in English and held by 365 libraries worldwide
This book evaluates the risk to human health and the environment posed by exposures to Acrolein. Acrolein is a clear colourless liquid with an intensively acrid odour. It is released to the atmosphere as a product of fermentation and ripening processes. It is also emitted by forest fires as a product of incomplete combustion. In Canada acrolein is used mainly as an aquatic herbicide in irrigation canals and as a microbiocide in produced water during oil exploration. Based upon studies conducted primarily in labora-tory animals adverse health effects associated with expo-sure to acrolein are mo
Principles of characterizing and applying human exposure models by International Program on Chemical Safety( file )
9 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 361 libraries worldwide
The objective of this manual is to provide guidance to risk assessors on the use of quantitative toxicokinetic and toxicodynamic data to address interspecies and interindividual differences in dose and concentration-response assessment. Section 1 focuses on the relevance of this guidance in the context of the broader risk assessment paradigm and other initiatives of the International Program on Chemical Safety (IPCS) project on the Harmonization of Approaches to the Assessment of Risk from Exposure to Chemicals. Technical background material is presented in section 2, followed by generic guidance for the development of chemical-specific adjustment factors in section 3 and accompanying summary figures. Illustrative case-studies are included in an Appendix, and a glossary of terms is also provided.--Publisher's description
Dermal absorption by J Kielhorn( file )
10 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 353 libraries worldwide
This new volume in the Environmental Health Criteria Series presents an overview of dermal absorption and its consideration in the risk assessment of chemicals. It describes the methods available to assess dermal absorption, the significance of skin as a route of exposure and the interpretation of results of dermal absorption studies for risk assessment. In addition, it presents and discusses current topics of interest in the field of dermal absorption. This book will be useful to biology and toxicology scientists and researchers, as well as to regulatory authorities and the chemical industry
Methyl parathion by International Program on Chemical Safety( Book )
12 editions published between 1990 and 1993 in English and held by 336 libraries worldwide
2-butenal by J Kielhorn( file )
9 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 334 libraries worldwide
2-Butenal (also known as crotonaldehyde) is an ab-unsaturated aldehyde and consequently a very reactive compound. It is a chemical intermediate used chiefly in the manufacture of sorbates, solvents, and, to a lesser extent, pharmaceutical products and aroma chemicals. This publication studies the pharmacokinetics, environmental exposure, chemical toxicology and carcinogenicity of 2-butenal. However, to enable an understanding and evaluation of this aldehyde in the context of environmental health, other aldehydes, such as formaldehyde, acetaldehyde, and acrolein, are mentioned for comparison.--Publisher's description
Resorcinol first draft by S. K Hahn( file )
10 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 331 libraries worldwide
Resorcinol is a white crystalline compound used largely in the rubber industry and in wood bonding applications and is an important source of chemical intermediate in the manufacture of speciality chemicals. Other uses of the chemical include the manufacture of dyestuffs, pharmaceuticals, flame retardants, agricultural chemicals, fungicidal creams and lotions, and hair dye formulations. This Concise International Assessment Document (CICAD) evaluates the scientific literature on the health and environmental effects of resorcinol based on selected national and regional evaluations. Uncertainties in the risk assessment are set out for both human health and the environment--Publisher's description
Dimethyl sulfate by International Program on Chemical Safety( Book )
9 editions published between 1985 and 1989 in English and held by 328 libraries worldwide
Principles for evaluating health risks in children associated with exposure to chemicals by Germaine Buck Louis( file )
8 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 327 libraries worldwide
Risk assessment of chemicals in the environment by Mervyn Richardson( Book )
5 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and held by 326 libraries worldwide
Skin sensitization in chemical risk assessment by International Program on Chemical Safety( Computer File )
10 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 324 libraries worldwide
This publication presents the conclusions of an IPCS Workshop on Skin Sensitization in Chemical Risk Assessment. The workshop focused on the question of methods for dose-response assessment, to evaluate the relative ability of a chemical to induce sensitization in the skin, and hence inform risk assessment for humans. In addition this publication includes a series of short articles on this topic by leading experts in the field. The conclusions of the workshop cover such aspects as the nature and utility for risk assessment of the data produced by non-animal test methods (such as quantitative structure-activity relationships), in vitro testing approaches, animal test methods, and epidemiological studies. While traditional animal test methods used for identification and regulation of skin sensitizers have focused on determining whether or not a substance is a sensitizer, this report describes the use of tests for deriving more informative potency information.--Publisher's description
Elemental speciation in human health risk assessment by P Apostoli( Computer File )
10 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 323 libraries worldwide
Annotation The purpose of this book is to assess, evaluate, and give guidance on the role of elemental speciation and speciation analysis in human health hazard and risk assessment. The book is directed at risk assessors and regulators to emphasize the importance of consideration of speciation in their deliberations. To date, this issue has not been a part of most hazard and risk assessments. Further aims of the publication are to encourage the analysis of speciation of elements to increase knowledge on the effect of speciation on mode of action and to increase understanding of health effects
 
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Alternative Names
I.P.C.S.
I.P.C.S. International Programme on Chemical Safety
International Labour Organisation. International Program on Chemical Safety
International Labour Organization International Programme on Chemical Safety
International Labour Organization Programme International sur la Sécurité des Substances Chimiques
International Program for Chemical Safety
International Program on Chemical Safety.
International programme on chemical safety
IPCS
IPCS International Programme on Chemical Safety
Kokusai Kagaku Busshitsu Anzensei Keikaku
Kokusai Kagakuhin Anzen Keikaku
Organisation internationale du travail Programme international sur la sécurité des substances chimiques
Organisation mondiale de la santé Programme international sur la sécurité des substances chimiques
Organització Internacional del Treball. Programa Internacional de Seguridad de las Substancias Químicas
Organització Mundial de la Salut. Programa Internacional de Seguridad de las Substancias Químicas
Organización Internacional del Trabajo Programa Internacional de Seguridad de las Sustancias Químicas
Organización Mundial de la Salud Programa Internacional de Seguridad de las Sustancias Químicas
P.I.S.C.
Pasaules Veselības organizācija. International Programme on Chemical Safety
PISC
PISC (Programme international sur la sécurité des substances chimiques)
Programa de las Naciones Unidas para el Medio Ambiente Programa Internacional de Seguridad de las Sustancias Químicas
Programa de les Nacions Unides per al Medi Ambient. Programa Internacional de Seguridad de las Substancias Químicas
Programa Internacional de Seguridad de las Substancias Químicas
Programa Internacional sobre Prevención de Accidentes con Substancias Químicas
Programme des Nations Unies pour l'environnement Programme international sur la sécurité des substances chimiques
Programme international de sécurité chimique
Programme international sur la sécurité chimique
Programme international sur la sécurité des substances chimiques
Světová zdravotnická organizace. International Programe on Chemical Safety
UNEP/ILO/WHO International Programme on Chemical Safety.
United Nations Environment Programme. International Program on Chemical Safety
United Nations Environment Programme International Programme on Chemical Safety
United Nations Environment Programme Programme International sur la Sécurité des Substances Chimiques
United Nations International Programme on Chemical Safety
United Nations Programme International sur la Sécurité sur la Substances Chimiques
World Health Organization. International Program on Chemical Safety
World Health Organization International Programme on Chemical Safety
World Health Organization Programme International sur la Sécurité des Substances Chimiques
コクサイ カガク ブッシツ アンゼンセイ ケイカク
コクサイ カガクヒン アンゼン ケイカク
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