Scientific Review of Ethylene Oxide
Primary Uses or Exposures: Ethylene oxide is an industrial chemical used as an intermediate in the manufacture of other chemicals; e.g., ethylene glycol and is widely used in the health care industry as a sterilant.
- Appendix A: Excerpts from the IARC Monograph on the Evaluation of the Carcinogenic Risk of Chemicals to Humans Volume 60 (Some Industrial Chemicals) Ethylene Oxide pp. 73-159, 1994.
- NTP Board of Scientific Counselors RoC Subcommittee Meeting (December 2–3, 1998)
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