You Know Styrene

A resource for consumers, employees and communities

Expert Science Reviews: Source

  1. 1993 – 2003 – Health Canada “Priority Substances List Assessment Report, Styrene,”1993

    http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/ewh-semt/pubs/contaminants/psl1-lsp1/stryene/index-eng.php

    Environment Canada, “Follow-up Report on a PSL1 Substance for Which There Was Insufficient Information to Conclude Whether the Substance Constitutes a Danger to the Environment, Styrene,” May 2003,

    http://www.ec.gc.ca/ese-ees/35DA297C-05D7-4A1D-A399-2D29292E5427/PSL1_styrene_followup_eng.pdf
  2. 2002 — Harvard Center for Risk Analysis (HCRA), J.T. Cohen, et al., “A Comprehensive Evaluation of the Potential Health Risks Associated with Occupational and Environmental Exposure to Styrene,” Journal of Toxicology and Environmental Health, Part B, v. 5, no. 1- 2, pp. 1-263, January 2002. For a summary, see

    http://www.hsph.harvard.edu/hcra/files/2013/06/RISK_IN_PERSP_MAY2002.pdf
  3. 2002 – IARC,”IARC Monographs on the Evaluation of Carcinogenic Risks to Humans, Volume 82, Some Traditional Herbal Medicines, Some Mycotoxinx, Napthalene and Styrene,” pp. 447-551, 2002. See  http://monographs.iarc.fr/ENG/Monographs/vol82/mono82.pdf

    2002 – IARC, “Frequently Asked Questions,” p. 2, 10 Jun 2012.  See

    http://www.iarc.fr/en/media-centre/iarcnews/pdf/FAQ_English-Mono105.pdf http://monographs.iarc.fr/ENG/Monographs/vol82/mono82.pdf
  4. 2006 — “NTP-CERHR Monograph on the Potential Reproductive and Developmental Effects of Styrene,” Appendix II, p. B-7, February 2006. See

    http://ntp.niehs.nih.gov/ntp/ohat/styrene/styrene_monograph.pdf
  5. 2007 –- TCEQ review “Development Support Document, Styrene,” Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ), 23 pp., 7 Aug 2008. See http://tceq.com/assets/public/implementation/tox/dsd/final/styrene_100-42-5_final.pdf

  6. 2008 –- “European Risk Assessment Report, Styrene,” Draft for publication, June 2008, United Kingdom. See http://echa.europa.eu/documents/10162/13630/trd_rar_uk_styrene_en.rtf
  7. 2008 — European Chemicals Agency, “Styrene, CAS No: 100-42-5, EINECS No: 202-851-5,” Annex XV Transitional Report Documentation of the work done under the Existing Substance Regulation (EEC) No 793/93 and submitted to the European Chemicals Agency according to Article 136(3) of Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006, 134 p., 2009. See http://echa.europa.eu/documents/10162/13630/trd_uk_styrene_en.pdf
  8. 2009 — Boffetta, P., et al., “Epidemiologic Studies of Styrene and Cancer: A Review of the Literature,” Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, v. 51, issue 11, pp. 1275- 1287, November 2009. For abstract, see http://journals.lww.com/joem/Abstract/2009/11000/Epidemiologic_Studies_of_Styrene_and_ Cancer__A.5.aspx
  9. 2010 — U.S. Public Health Service Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry, “Toxicological Profile for Styrene,” pp. 5, 68-72, 89-90, Nov. 2010. See http://www.atsdr.cdc.gov/ToxProfiles/tp53.pdf
  10. 2011 — U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, National Toxicology Program, “Report on Carcinogens, Twelfth Edition, Styrene,” pp. 383-391, 2011. See http://ntp.niehs.nih.gov/ntp/roc/content/profiles/styrene.pdf

    U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, National Toxicology Program, “Questions and Answers about the 12th RoC,” p. 1.  See http://ntp.niehs.nih.gov/pubhealth/roc/qanda/index.html.

  11. 2011 — Danish Environmental Protection Agency, “Proposal for Harmonised Classification and Labelling” for styrene, p. 50 and p. 52, 2011. See

    http://echa.europa.eu/documents/10162/13626/clh_report_styrene_en.pdf
  12. 2012 — “Opinion proposing harmonised classification and labelling at EU level of Styrene, EC number: 202-851-5, CAS number: 100-42-5,” Committee for Risk Assessment (RAC), European Chemicals Agency, 14 p., adopted 28 Nov 2012

    http://echa.europa.eu/documents/10162/d96caf76-f7fe-40cb-acd1-7859a4d3071d
  13. 2014 — “Review of the Styrene Assessment in the National Toxicology Program 12th Report on Carcinogens,” National Research Council of the National Academies, 126 pp., July 2014. See

    ​http://www.nap.edu/catalog.php?record_id=18725