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Record ID
103574
Status
Published
Date of creation
2012-06-11 13:59 UTC (dina.abdelhakim@cbd.int)
Date of publication
2012-06-11 13:59 UTC (dina.abdelhakim@cbd.int)

General Information
Title
International Programme on Chemical Safety Safety (IPCS) Risk Assessment Terminology
Organization(s) involved in the publication of this resource
World Health Organization (WHO)
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Email:publications@who.int
Url:World Health Organization (WHO)
Language(s)
  • English
Publication date
2004
Subject
Summary, abstract or table of contents
TABLE OF CONTENTS

FOREWORD
LIST OF ACRONYMS AND ABBREVIATIONS
INTRODUCTION

PART 1: IPCS/OECD KEY GENERIC TERMS USED IN CHEMICAL HAZARD/RISK ASSESSMENT
1. APPROACH TO THE WORK ON GENERIC TERMS
2. DEFINITIONS OF KEY GENERIC TERMS
3. REMARKS AND BACKGROUND INFORMATION TO THE GENERIC TERMS
ANNEX 1: LIST OF HIGH-PRIORITY GENERIC TERMS INCLUDED IN THE NOVEMBER 1996 IPCS/OECD SURVEY
ANNEX 2: REFERENCES AND OTHER SOURCE DOCUMENTS OF DESCRIPTIONS OF HIGH-PRIORITY TERMS
ANNEX 3: ORIGINAL SURVEY RESULTS
ANNEX 4: DETAILS OF THE PROCESS OF WORK INVOLVED IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF HARMONIZED DESCRIPTIONS OF GENERIC TERMS IN HAZARD AND RISK ASSESSMENT

PART 2: IPCS GLOSSARY OF KEY EXPOSURE ASSESSMENT TERMINOLOGY
1. INTRODUCTION
2. IPCS HARMONIZATION PROJECT EXPOSURE ASSESSMENT TERMINOLOGY WORKING GROUP PARTICIPANTS
3. ALPHABETICAL LIST OF KEY EXPOSURE ASSESSMENT TERMINOLOGY
4. EXPOSURE ROUTE-SPECIFIC CASE-STUDIES ILLUSTRATING THE DEFINITIONS IN THE IPCS EXPOSURE ASSESSMENT TERMINOLOGY GLOSSARY
   4.1  Inhalation exposure to carbon monoxide
   4.2  Dermal exposure to DDT
   4.3  Ingestion exposure to manganese in a vitamin pill
   4.4  Ingestion exposure to lycopene in tomatoes
5. REFERENCES CITED
ANNEX 1: GLOSSARIES OF EXPOSURE ASSESSMENT TERMS
Thematic areas
  • Scientific and technical issues
    • Risk assessment
Background material to the “Guidance on risk assessment of living modified organisms”
Is this document is recommend as background material for the “Guidance on Risk Assessment of Living Modified Organisms”
Yes
Section(s) of the “Guidance on Risk Assessment of Living Modified Organisms” this background material is relevant
Additional Information
Type of resource
  • Manual / Tutorial / FAQ / Dictionary
Identifier
ISBN: 92 4 156267 6
Publisher and its location
Published under the joint sponsorship of the United Nations Environment    Programme, the  International Labour Organization, and the World Health Organization, and produced within the  framework of the Inter-Organization Programme for the Sound Management of Chemicals.
Rights
© World Health Organization 2004
Format
122 page PDF
Source
Original Document