Reports and Publications
Grellier J, Atkinson W, Bérard P, et al. Epidemiology 2017 Sep;28(5):675-684.
Employees in nail salons, largely Vietnamese immigrant women in Boston, are exposed to a range of volatile organic chemicals from the products used in salons, including solvents, glues and polishes.
This infographic on respirator use was developed by Workplace Safety North.
The International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) released the IARC Monographs volume 113 on the insecticides dichlorodiphenyltrichloroethane (DDT) and gamma-hexachlorocyclohexane (lindane) and the herbicide 2,4-dichlorophenoxyacetic acid (2,4-D) by online. Click here to read IARC Monographs Volume 113
The International Agency for Research on Cancer, 2017.
The International Agency for Research on Cancer, 2016.
Released by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services on November 3, 2016.
Thompson PA, Khatami M, Baglole C, Sun J, Harris S, Moon E-Y, Al-Mulla F, Al-Temaimi R, Brown D, Colacci A, Mondello C, Raju J, Ryan E, Woodrick J, Scovassi I, Singh N, Vaccari M, Roy R, Forte S, Memeo L, Salem HK, Amedei A, Hamid RA, Lowe L, Guarnieri T, Bisson WH. Carcinogenesis 2015; 36 (Suppl 1):S232-S253.
Goodson III WH et al. Carcinogenesis 2015;36(Suppl 1):S254-S296.
Dr. Chun-Yip Hon has published a review of the literature in North America versus Europe, in the journal Safety and Health at Work.