- Safety and Health Topics
- Diesel Exhaust
- Report on Carcinogens (RoC). U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), National Toxicology Program (NTP). Identifies
and discusses agents, substances, mixtures, or exposure circumstances that may pose a health hazard due to their carcinogenicity. The listing of substances in the RoC only indicates a potential hazard and does not establish the exposure conditions that would pose cancer risks to individuals.
- Diesel Exhaust Particulates. NTP classification: Reasonably anticipated to be a human carcinogen.
- International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) Monographs on the Evaluation of Carcinogenic Risks for Humans.
World Health Organization (WHO).
- Diesel Exhaust. IARC Classification: Carcinogenic to humans (Group 1).
- Diesel engine exhaust (CASRN N.A.). Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Integrated Risk Information System (IRIS). Discusses the health effects of diesel engine exhaust.
- Particulate Emissions from Diesel-Fueled Engines as a Toxic Air Contaminant. California Air Resources Board (ARB). Identifies health hazards associated with diesel exhaust.
- Health Assessment Document for Diesel Engine Exhaust. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), National Center for Environmental Assessment, (May 2002). Examined information regarding the possible health hazards associated with exposure to diesel engine exhaust (DE), which is a mixture of gases and particles.
- Clean Diesel. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA).