1,3-Butadiene : human health aspects
Hughes, K & International Programme on Chemical Safety. (2001). 1,3-Butadiene : human health aspects. World Health Organization. http://www.who.int/iris/handle/10665/42367
Concise international chemical assessment document ; 30
DescriptionFirst draft prepared by K. Hughes et al
Published under the joint sponsorship of the United Nations Environment Programme, the International Labour Organisation and the World Health Organization, and produced within the framework of the Inter-Organization Programme for the Sound Management of Chemicals
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