Carbon monoxide, 2nd ed
Raub, J, World Health Organization & International Programme on Chemical Safety. (1999). Carbon monoxide, 2nd ed. World Health Organization. http://www.who.int/iris/handle/10665/42180
Environmental health criteria ; 213
DescriptionFirst draft prepared by J. Raub
Published under the joint sponsorship of the United Nations Environment Programme, the International Labour Organisation, and the World Health Organization within the framework of the Inter-Organization Programme for the Sound Management of Chemicals
Summary and conclusions in French (p.411-433) and Spanish (p.434-456)
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