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Media Centre – IARC News

2012

 

IARC Monographs on the Evaluation of Carcinogenic Risks to Humans

VOLUME 105: DIESEL AND GASOLINE ENGINE EXHAUSTS AND

SOME NITROARENES

Lyon, France: 5-12 June 2012

12/06/2012

Videocast, Dr Christopher Wild, IARC Director

 

Dr Christopher Wild, IARC Director
Dr Christopher Wild, IARC Director, answers a few questions on the IARC Monographs Meeting, Volume 105.

What kind of engine exhausts did you study?

[mp4 3MB]


Which carcinogenic substances were identified?

[mp4 3MB]


How do these carcinogenic substances affect the human body?

[mp4 3MB]


Can diesel affect other organs than lung?

[mp4 2MB]


Is it only occupationally exposed people that are at risk?

[mp4 5MB]


Should this evaluation lead to tighter controls on diesel exhaust?

[mp4 4MB]


Is there anything that can be done now to protect people?

[mp4 7MB]


Are the new diesel engines so clean that the findings from this Monograph meeting are no longer relevant to today´s situation?

[mp4 6MB]




 

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