Patty's Industrial Hygiene: Engineering Control and Personal Protection

Patty's Industrial Hygiene: Engineering Control and Personal Protection

by Robert L. Harris
     
 

The standard reference in occupational health and safety for over 50 years, the new Patty's presents for the first time a separation of industrial hygiene and toxicology topics, offering complete reorganization of the material into four volumes of clearly defined topic areas.

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The standard reference in occupational health and safety for over 50 years, the new Patty's presents for the first time a separation of industrial hygiene and toxicology topics, offering complete reorganization of the material into four volumes of clearly defined topic areas.

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This is the first volume in new incarnation of the esteemed reference...The first two contributions comprise an introduction...
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<:st> This is the first volume in new incarnation of the esteemed reference, previous editions of which are cited in . The fourth edition was published as , in two volumes, 1991-1994. The first two contributions comprise an introduction, with discussion of the field in retrospect and prospect and a rationale for industrial hygiene practice. The second section, on recognition and evaluation of chemical agents, presents 16 contributions. A sampling of topics: pulmonary effects of inhaled mineral dust, occupational dermatoses, workplace sampling and analysis, potential endocrine disruptors in the workplace, and measurement and control of odors. Among the new areas addressed: aerosol science, computed tomography, multiple chemical sensitivity, potential endocrine disruptors, biological monitoring of exposures, health and safety management systems, and industrial hygiene education. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471297543
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
03/28/2000
Series:
Patty's Industrial Hygiene and Toxicology Series
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
864
Product dimensions:
6.48(w) x 9.63(h) x 1.81(d)

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