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Asbestos

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Asbestos
  • Netherlands
Provider: 
Health Council of the Netherlands
Available in languages: 
Dutch
Description: 

This report talks about asbestos risks of environmental and occupational exposure. In 120 pages, it gives an overview of asbestos as a carcinogen.

Sector / Industry covered: 
Not sector specific
Tasks covered: 
Cleaning or Disinfecting
Construction
Biological hazard: 
Not applicable
Hazard - physical state: 
Dusts
Hazard - health effects: 
Carcinogens
Exposure route: 
Inhalation
Substance description
Substance description: 

Asbestos

CAS Number: 
12172-73-5
EC number: 
601-801-3
Prevention measures: 
Level 1. Elimination of hazards
Level 1. Substitution
Purpose of the material: 
Report
Type
Type: 
MS information
Target group: 
Policy makers
Researchers
Year of publication: 
2010