Who Agency: Diesel Fumes Cause Cancer

Could the World Health Organization's ruling make exhaust as important a public health issue as secondhand smoke?

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  • Health Protection Agency
    Health Protection Agency Compendium of Chemical Hazards: Diesel. Prepared by: Robert P Chilcott Chemical Hazards and Poisons Division (HQ), Chilton,
    05/24/2017 - 12:58 pm | View Website
  • Exhaust gas
    Exhaust gas or flue gas is emitted as a result of the combustion of fuels such as natural gas, gasoline, petrol, biodiesel blends, diesel fuel, fuel oil, or coal.
    05/24/2017 - 3:04 am | View Website
  • Health Protection Agency
    Health Protection Agency Compendium of Chemical Hazards: Kerosene (Fuel Oil). Prepared by: Robert P Chilcott Chemical Hazards and Poisons Division (HQ), Chilton,
    05/23/2017 - 11:29 pm | View Website
  • Gasoline, Automotive
    General Information Description. Gasoline is a mixture of petroleum hydrocarbons containing straight, branched, and cycloalkanes, which ...
    05/22/2017 - 1:55 am | View Website
  • Diesel
    IARC concludes diesel exhaust fumes are carcinogenic. A panel of scientific experts convened by the World Health Organization's (WHO) International Agency for ...
    05/20/2017 - 8:02 am | View Website
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