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Document ID (ISN)61184
CIS number 93-1990
ISBN(s) 0-87371-650-7
Year 1993
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Lauwerys R.R., Hoet P.
Title Industrial chemical exposure - Guidelines for biological monitoring
Bibliographic information Lewis Publishers, Inc., 121 South Main Street, Chelsea, Michigan 48118, USA, 2nd edition 1993. xii, 318p. Index. Bibl.ref. Price: GBP 56.00.
Abstract The revised edition of this manual (see CIS 85-1653 for previous edition) presents practical guidance on the assessment of occupational exposure to industrial chemicals. An introductory chapter on the advantages, conditions and limitations of biological monitoring, interpretation of results and practical considerations is followed by descriptions of techniques for the biological monitoring of exposure to a number of organic, inorganic and organometallic substances.
Descriptors (primary) agricultural chemicals; mutagens; carcinogens; organic compounds; organometallic compounds; harmful substances; solvents; exposure tests; metals
Descriptors (secondary) herbicides; carbaryl; ethoxyethanol; hexachlorobenzene; silver; barium; nitrates; chlorobenzene; p-dichlorobenzene; DDT; copper; zinc; germanium; pentachlorophenol; hexone; aldrin; dieldrin; endrin; chlordane; heptachlor; dichloropropene; cyclohexane; lindane; furfuryl alcohol; ethanol; isopropyl alcohol; dinitroorthocresol; cyanamide; isocyanates; nitrous oxide; dioxins; arprocarb; pyrethroids; cipermethrin; fenvalerate; decamethrin; pesticides; insecticides; ethylene oxide; fungicides; methoxyflurane; ethrane; isoflurane; list of chemical substances; description of technique; literature survey
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Country / State or ProvinceBelgium
Subject(s) Occupational pathology
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Biological monitoring
Inorganic substances
Agricultural chemicals