|Document ID (ISN)||55236|
|Convention or series no.
||Occupational Hygiene Monograph No.17
||Collins C.H., Grange J.M.
||The microbiological hazards of occupations
||Science Reviews Ltd. and H & H Scientific Consultants Ltd., P.O. Box MT27, Leeds LS17 8QP, United Kingdom, 1990. 134p. Illus. 38 ref.
||Topics covered in this book: descriptions of various types of microorganisms and methods of identification; host defence mechanisms, allergies, vaccination and immunisation; sources and routes of occupational infections and descriptions of job-associated diseases; respiratory allergies associated with microorganisms; safe working practices; sterilisation and disinfection of microbiological waste; microbiological monitoring; microbiological hazards of air conditioning, plumbing and humidifying systems; food-borne illnesses; working in controlled or sterile environments; use of microorganisms in industry; hazards and benefits of genetic engineering; personal protection; legal aspects.
||occupational hygiene; biological hazards; microorganisms
||disposal of harmful waste; allergic respiratory disorders; bacteria; viruses; protozoa; clean rooms; zoonoses; autoimmunization; allergies; infectious diseases; legionellosis; air conditioner disease; genetic engineering; immunodeficiency syndrome; personal hygiene; safe working methods; legislation; immunization; vaccination; food contamination; biotechnology industry; workplace monitoring
||E - Books, reports, proceedings
|Country / State or Province||United Kingdom|
||Toxic and dangerous substances
|Broad subject area(s)
Bacterial and parasitic diseases