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  1. International Programme on Chemical Safety, “Styrene,” April 2006. See

    http://www.inchem.org/documents/icsc/icsc/eics0073.htm
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. Delzell, E., et al., “A follow-up study of synthetic rubber workers,” Toxicology, v. 113, issues 1-3, pp. 182-189, October 1996. For abstract, see

    http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/0300483X96034439

    Collins, J. et al., “Cancer Mortality of Workers Exposed to Styrene in the US Reinforced Plastics and Composite Industry,” Epidemiology, v. 24, issue 2, pp. 195-203, March 2013. For abstract, see

    http://journals.lww.com/epidem/Abstract/2013/03000/Cancer_Mortality_of_Workers_Exposed_to_Styrene_in.5.aspx
  5. NTP-CERHR Expert Panel Monograph on the Potential Reproductive and Developmental Effects of Styrene,” February 2006. See

    http://ntp.niehs.nih.gov/ntp/ohat/Styrene/Styrene_Monograph.pdf.

    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.
  6. “OSHA Announces That Styrene Industry Has Adopted Voluntary Compliance Program To Improve Worker Protection,” OSHA News Release, 1 Mar 1996. See

    http://www.osha.gov/pls/oshaweb/owadisp.show_document?p_table=NEWS_RELEASES&p_id=377
  7. Triebig, G., et al., “Occupational styrene exposure and hearing loss: a cohort study with repeated measurements,” International Archives of Occupational and Environmental Health, vol. 82, no. 4, pp. 463-480, 2009. See abstract at

    http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18762967