Biotox database

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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: 
Neomezeno na určité odvětví
INRS — National institute of research and security
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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

Účel informačních materiálů: 
Measurement and assessment
Risk assessment
Target group: 
Occupational health physician
OSH consultant
Safety officers

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