Phenol : health and safety guide
World Health Organization & International Programme on Chemical Safety. (1994). Phenol : health and safety guide. Geneva : World Health Organization. http://www.who.int/iris/handle/10665/39958
Health and safety guide ; no. 88
DescriptionCompanion volume to: Environmental health criteria ; 161
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Phenol / published under the joint sponsorship of the United Nations Environment Programme, the International Labour Organisation, and the World Health Organization World Health Organization; International Programme on Chemical Safety (1994)Evaluates risks to human health and the environment posed by exposure to phenol, a constituent of coal tar formed during the natural decomposition of organic materials. Phenol is the basic feedstock from which a number of commercially important materials are made, including resins, bisphenol A, caprolactam, alkyl phenols, and chlorophenols. The most important environmental emissions result from the use of phenolic resins. Phenol is also released to the environment following various combustion processes, including incineration and wood-burning ...
Howe, Paul D; Dobson, Stuart; Malcolm, H. M; World Health Organization. Chemical Safety Team; International Programme on Chemical Safety (2005)