Recognition of Health Hazards in Industry: A Review of Materials Processes / Edition 2

Recognition of Health Hazards in Industry: A Review of Materials Processes / Edition 2

by William A. Burgess
     
 

An authoritative and practical guide to identifying major health issues in the workplace with an overview of common control approaches. Contains detailed surveys of work tasks in a wide range of industries, enabling readers to recognize health problems in facility design and operation and to relate medical symptoms to job exposure. New to this edition:

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Overview

An authoritative and practical guide to identifying major health issues in the workplace with an overview of common control approaches. Contains detailed surveys of work tasks in a wide range of industries, enabling readers to recognize health problems in facility design and operation and to relate medical symptoms to job exposure. New to this edition: discussion of microelectronics, chemical processing and plastics fabrication; increased coverage of published exposure information; epidemiologic and other health status studies.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471577164
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
01/23/1995
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
560
Product dimensions:
6.28(w) x 9.43(h) x 1.22(d)

Table of Contents

Partial table of contents:

Elements in the Recognition of Health Hazards.

METAL PRODUCTION.

Metal Production—Aluminum, Iron, and Steel.

METAL PREPARATION.

Abrasive Blasting.

Metal Degreasing.

METAL PRODUCT FABRICATION.

Forging.

Welding.

Heat Treating.

METAL FINISHING.

Electroplating.

Painting.

CHEMICAL-BASED PRODUCTS.

Chemical Processing.

Petroleum Refineries.

Plastic Products.

ELECTRONICS.

Microelectronics.

Batteries.

MINERALS.

Quarrying.

Mining.

Asphalt Products.

Ceramic Products.

MISCELLANEOUS.

Pulp and Paper.

Textile Fibers—Cotton and Rayon.

Appendices.

Index.

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