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Diesel engine exhaust: carcinogenic to humans

John Kerr posted in on June 14th, 2012.

A World Health Organisation agency has unanimously decided, based on the available evidence, that diesel fumes are linked to cancer. 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),  classified diesel engine exhaust as carcinogenic to humans (Group 1), based […]

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