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Data set: ILCD2011; Cancer human health effects; midpoint; CTUh; USEtox (01.00.000)

Name
ILCD2011; Cancer human health effects; midpoint; CTUh; USEtox
Type
Mid-point indicator
Reference year
time independent
Duration of modelled impact
Indefinite
Impact category/ies
  • Cancer human health effects
Area(s) of Protection
No records found.
Impact indicator
Comparative Toxic Unit for human (CTUh) expressing the estimated increase in morbidity in the total human population per unit mass of a chemical emitted (cases per kilogramme).
Classification
Methodology(ies)
  • ILCD2011
General comment
USEtox consensus model (multimedia model). No spatial differentiation beyond continent and world compartments. Specific groups of chemicals requires further works (cf. details in other sections).
Permanent data set URI
http://lca.jrc.ec.europa.eu/lcainfohub/datasets/elcd/lciamethods/bac8c45b-e778-479e-838c-7c2f54b45610.xml