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Chapter 20

Exposure Modelling for Risk Assessment

The risk of a substance is determined by its hazard and the relevant exposure of the target organism to the substance. ‘Hazard’ is defined as follows by the International Programme on Chemical Safety (IPCS) as: ‘An Inherent property of an agent or situation having the potential to cause adverse effe...

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Print publication date
28 Oct 2010
Copyright year
2011
Print ISBN
978-1-84973-004-4
PDF eISBN
978-1-84973-209-3
From the book series:
Issues in Toxicology