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Preamble to the IARC Monographs (1991)

The Preamble to the Monographs sets out the objective and scope of the evaluation programme, the procedures used when making assessments, and the types of evidence considered and criteria used in reaching the final evaluations. The Preamble should always be used when referring to the lists of evaluations provided.

Preamble ( 1991, version pdf)