Hygiene and Sanitation №5 2008

Kireyev G. V., Balenkov O. Yu., Assesorova Yu. Yu., Ataniyazova R. A.

Ambient air benz(a)pyrene and its role in the formation of cancer morbidity in Tashkent 

The ambient air benz(a)pyrene concentration was found to be greatly variable in Tashkent in 1985 to 2005. A high correlation was established between the ambient air content of benz(a)pyrene and the rate of primary malignancy morbidity. The findings show it necessary to monitor the level of benz(a)pyrene in the ambient air of Tashkent.