The NRC has made available its interim assessment of inorganic arsenic following a request from the US EPA to assist in its updated Integrated Risk Information System (IRIS) review. As well as providing an up-to-date and comprehensive review of the literature regarding the cancer and non-cancer effects of oral exposure to inorganic arsenic, NRC’s report also offers a number of recommendations on how the EPA can enhance its own arsenic assessment.
US National Research Council (2013). Critical aspects of EPA's IRIS assessment of inorganic arsenic. Interim report.
The above items were taken from the December 2013 issue of Toxicology and Regulatory News which is sent automatically to members of bibra (click here
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