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Document ID (ISN)60938
CIS number 93-1658
ISBN(s) 1-56032-271-3
Year 1993
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Saxena J.
Title Hazard assessment of chemicals. Volume 8
Bibliographic information Taylor and Francis Ltd., Rankine Road, Basingstoke RG24 0PR, Hants., United Kingdom, 1993. xii, 332p. Illus. Bibl.ref. Index. Price: GBP 71.00.
Abstract This volume comprises six subject reviews in area of chemical hazard assessment: risk assessment in the remedy selection process at hazardous waste sites; the status of interactions data in risk assessment of chemical mixtures; essentiality versus toxicity - some considerations in the risk assessment of essential trace elements; hazard ranking system for chemical wastes and chemical waste sites; contamination assessment of sediments in freshwater ecosystems; monoclonal antibodies and their use in measurement of environmental contaminants.
Descriptors (primary) disposal of harmful waste; harmful substances; hazard evaluation; industrial waste; mixtures
Descriptors (secondary) trace metals; toxicology; disposal of radioactive waste; classification systems; health hazards; water pollution; ecotoxicology
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Country / State or ProvinceUSA
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Waste collection and disposal
Risk evaluation