Ethylene glycol : human health aspects
Gomes, R, Liteplo, R. G, Meek, M. E, World Health Organization & International Programme on Chemical Safety. (2002). Ethylene glycol : human health aspects. Geneva : World Health Organization. http://www.who.int/iris/handle/10665/42530
Concise international chemical assessment document ; 45
DescriptionFirst draft prepared by R. Gomes, R. Liteplo, and M. E. Meek
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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