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By Nick H. Proctor

The vital source for well-being execs on in all likelihood dangerous chemicals--now totally updated
Proctor and Hughes' Chemical risks of the place of work, 5th version presents a finished reference textual content for healthiness pros who want toxicology facts on chemical substances which may be encountered in numerous paintings settings. construction at the luck of the Fourth Edition-already a customary text-this new version updates and revises the greater than six hundred entries of that textual content, and in addition provides monographs on new compounds.
Introductory chapters hide toxicological recommendations, scientific manifestations of publicity, the prognosis of occupational illness, and commercial hygiene points of chemical exposures. the remainder of the textual content involves greater than 625 alphabetically prepared entries on person compounds, every one of which includes:
* Chemical formula
* CAS number
* 2003 ACGIH (American convention of presidency business Hygienists) threshold restrict value
* Synonyms
* actual properties
* resources of exposure
* Routes of exposure
* Toxicological data
The toxicological information comprises either acute and protracted results, specially as relating to any identified publicity degrees. the knowledge emphasizes human stories and instances over animal info each time enough details is accessible, and addresses any recognized carcinogenic, mutagenic, fetotoxic, or different reproductive results. scientific info is gifted in a succinct narrative shape to help in understanding.
effortless to take advantage of, in-depth, and entire, Proctor and Hughes' Chemical risks of the place of work, 5th version bargains occupational wellbeing and fitness physicians, nurses, commercial hygienists, and different safeguard execs a useful and up to date source.

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