Biotox database

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Francie
French
2017

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The Biotox database is a biological monitoring guide for occupational physicians that is used in the health surveillance of exposed workers. It covers over 100 chemical substances and specifies the marker, the metabolic background with the influencing factors, and the biological medium to be sampled. It also includes sampling strategy advice, limit values, costs and a list of laboratories (in France). Links to related materials are given. It also covers some carcinogens.

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Sector / Industry covered: 
Not sector specific
Provider: 
INRS — National institute of research and security
Hazard - health effects: 
Other
Substance Description: 

Database with more than 250 substances for which biomonitoring data is available. Databas can be searched by name, CAS number, chemical family and other identifiers

Purpose of the material: 
Guidance
Measurement and assessment
Risk assessment
Target group: 
Occupational health physician
OSH consultant
Safety officers

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