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Diesel fumes Linked to increased risk of Bladder Cancer

June 18, 2012

THE World Health Organisation (WHO) has reported that fumes from diesel engines are carcinogenic (producing cancer) and is especially linked to bladder cancer. The fumes  apparently belong in the same potentially dangerous category as asbestos, arsenic and mustard gas. France-based International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC), part of the WHO, reclassified diesel exhausts from […]

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