Scand J Work Environ Health 1982;8(1):1-19    pdf | Issue date: Mar 1982

Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in the occupational environment: with special reference to benzo[a]pyrene measurements in Swedish industry.

by Lindstedt G, Sollenberg J

A review is given of measurements of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAH) in the work environment in general with emphasis upon Swedish measurements of benzo[a]pyrene not previously published in international literature. Finally, epidemiologic investigations on PAH exposed workers, as well as threshold limit values for PAH, are discussed.