Environmental Toxicants: Human Exposures and Their Health Effects / Edition 2

Environmental Toxicants: Human Exposures and Their Health Effects / Edition 2

by Morton Lippmann
     
 

ISBN-10: 0471292982

ISBN-13: 9780471292982

Pub. Date: 01/28/2000

Publisher: Wiley

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.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471292982
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
01/28/2000
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
1008
Product dimensions:
7.36(w) x 10.24(h) x 1.67(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction and Background (M. Lippmann).
Ambient Particulate Matter (M. Lippmann).
Asbestos and Other Mineral and Vitreous Fibers (M. Lippmann).
Benzene (B. Goldstein & G. Witz).
Carbon Monoxide (M. Kleinman).
Chromium (M. Cohen & M. Costa).
Dioxins and Dioxin-Like Chemicals (M. DeVito & M. Gallo).
Food Constituents, Additives, and Contaminants (J. Rodricks).
Formaldehyde and Other Aldehydes (G. Leikauf).
Lead and Compounds (K. Mahaffey, et al.).
Mercury (J. Nielsen & P. Grandjean).
Nitrogen Oxides (R. Schlesinger).
Ozone (M. Lippmann).
Pesticides (P. Landrigan, et al.).
Sulfur Oxides (M. Lippmann).
Trace Elements (Al, As, Cd, Ni) (M. Costa).
Volatile Organic Compounds and the Sick Building Syndome (L. Molhave).

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