Subject: toxicity | biphenyl | industrial | R | exposure | response | carcinogen | Medicine | Article
This study was performed to assess exposure to and the risk caused by biphenyl in the workplace. Biphenyl is widely used as a heat transfer medium and as an emulsifier and polish in industry. Vapor or high levels of dust inhalation and dermal exposure to biphenyl can ca... View more
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