Polychlorinated biphenyls,polychlorinated terphenyls (PCBs and PCTs : health and safety guide
World Health Organization & International Programme on Chemical Safety. (1992). Polychlorinated biphenyls,polychlorinated terphenyls (PCBs and PCTs : health and safety guide. Geneva : World Health Organization. http://www.who.int/iris/handle/10665/39892
Health and safety guide ; no. 68
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World Health Organization; International Programme on Chemical Safety (1993)Evaluates the vast body of evidence demonstrating the serious threat to human and environmental health posed by polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs). These chemicals, which are now ubiquitous in the environment, have been used commercially since 1930 as dielectric and heat-exchange fluids and in a variety of other applications. Over 1,300 studies were critically assessed. The book also contains a brief review of the limited data on polychlorinated terphenyls. A section devoted to the environmental behaviour of PCBs assesses the mechanisms by which ...