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Document ID (ISN)104767
CIS number 06-403
ISSN - Serial title 1877-7856 - Encyclopédie médico-chirurgicale
Year 2005
Convention or series no. Fascicule 16002 C 60, 4-2005
Author(s) Le Guen B., Ansoborlo E.
Title Cobalt and its isotopes
Original title Le cobalt et ses isotopes [in French]
Bibliographic information Toxicologie-Pathologie professionnelle, 4th Quarter 2005, No.149, 11p. Illus. 42 ref.
Abstract Contents of this review article on cobalt and its isotopes: physical, chemical, nuclear and biological characteristics; threshold limit values in air, water and food; medical and industrial uses of radioactive cobalt; exposure hazards; workers' protection; medical supervision; cases of radiation accidents involving radioactive cobalt.
Descriptors (primary) cobalt and compounds; health hazards; radioactive substances; France
Descriptors (secondary) cobalt; radiation accidents; permissible radiation doses; cobalt-57; encyclopaedia; data sheet; medical supervision
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Country / State or ProvinceFrance
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s) Physical hazards
Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Inorganic substances