12 June 2012
IARC: DIESEL ENGINE EXHAUST CARCINOGENIC
After a week-long meeting of international experts, the International
Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC), which is part of the World Health Organization (WHO), today classified diesel engine exhaust as carcinogenic to humans (Group 1)
, based on sufficient evidence that exposure is associated with an increased risk for lung cancer.
Read IARC Press Release 213
Leer IARC Nota de Prensa 213
Watch Videocast, Dr C Portier, Chair, Monographs Meeting Volume 105
Watch Videocast, Dr C Wild, IARC Director
Listen Podcast, Dr N Gaudin, Head, IARC Communications Group
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