Environmental Toxicants: Human Exposures and Their Health Effects

Environmental Toxicants: Human Exposures and Their Health Effects

by Morton Lippmann
     
 
This is the first single volume to assess human exposure to 19 critical environmental toxicants and explain how they affect human health. Each chemical and physical agent category covered is of current concern, and is analyzed by an expert in that particular field.

Overview

This is the first single volume to assess human exposure to 19 critical environmental toxicants and explain how they affect human health. Each chemical and physical agent category covered is of current concern, and is analyzed by an expert in that particular field.

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"This is an excellent and well-produced guide to the subject. In the Introduction the book is described as a source of state-of-the-art knowledge for public health authorities, physicians, and industrial managers which can also be used in graduate and post-graduate training and by research workers including toxicologists, clinicians, and epidemiologists...I will certainly be dipping into it from time to time." (Chromatographia, March 2010)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471780854
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
11/11/2005
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
1008
Product dimensions:
6.85(w) x 10.00(h) x 1.93(d)

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From the Publisher
"This is an excellent and well-produced guide to the subject. In the Introduction the book is described as a source of state-of-the-art knowledge for public health authorities, physicians, and industrial managers which can also be used in graduate and post-graduate training and by research workers including toxicologists, clinicians, and epidemiologists...I will certainly be dipping into it from time to time." (Chromatographia, March 2010)

Meet the Author

MORTON LIPPMANN, PhD, is Professor of Environmental Medicine at the New York University School of Medicine, and the Director of the Research Center for the Health Risks of Ambient Particulate Matter, supported by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. He also directs the Human Exposure and Health Effects Research Program at New York University's Nelson Institute of Environmental Medicine.

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