Cancer risk (inhalation)

From OpenToxipedia

Jump to: navigation, search
Term Cancer risk (inhalation)
Description The cancer risk from inhalation exposure
Definition Cancer risk (inhalation)

The cancer risk from inhalation exposure, CR(inhal) is the 1 in 10,000 (E-4) lifetime excess cancer risk following exposure by inhalation (expressed in microgram/cu.m), as derived by RIVM. For comparison purposes on ITER, this value has been converted to a 1 in 100,000 (E-5) risk level, and has also been converted to milligrams/cu.m.

References http://www.atsdr.cdc.gov/glossary.html#G-A-
Comments
Additional Information

TermTerm