I am searching the internet for adverse effect of smoking and was able to find this PDF file from WHO (World Health Organization) about the chemicals being inhaled during smoking. Based on this tobacco smoke contains 4,000 different types of chemicals some of them are known cancer-causing substances including the following:
a. Toluidine can cause nausea cannot be excrete through feces, urine or sweating.
b. Urethane which primary use as chemical intermediate in
preparation of amino resins or its common name plastic. If heated to
decomposition, it emits toxic fumes of nitrogen oxides.
c. Naphthylamine, exposure to this chemical through inhalation can cause bladder cancer.
d. Pyrene derivatives are used commercially to make dyes and dye precursors. Animal studies have shown that it is toxic to the kidneys and the liver.
e. Dibenzacridine can be found in coal tar, if absorbed in the human body can cause DNA mutations and can cause cancer.
f. Cadmium is hazardous compound of metal elements that can damage the lungs, these compounds can also damage the liver and kidneys if consumed in a long period.
g. Plonium-210 when inhaled can cause lung cancer
h. Vinyl Chloride, animal studies shown that it cause damage to liver and lung cancer
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