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Document ID (ISN)65326
CIS number 95-1668
ISBN(s) 0-442-00508-3
Year 1994
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Lisella F.S.
Title The VNR dictionary of environmental health and safety
Bibliographic information Van Nostrand Reinhold, 115 Fifth Avenue, New York N.Y. 10003, USA, 1994. xvi, 356p. 220 ref. (approx.) Price: USD 37.50.
Abstract Unilingual dictionary of more than 7000 terms in common use in the field of environmental health and safety. The areas of biosafety, environmental law, epidemiology, refuse and sewage disposal, hazardous-material control, industrial hygiene and radiation safety are well covered. Each term is accompanied by a detailed definition. References to related terms are supplied throughout. In appendices: list of acronyms; list of hazardous chemicals, with CAS numbers.
Descriptors (primary) USA; pollution control; environment
Descriptors (secondary) radiation protection; occupational hygiene; dangerous substances; epidemiology; dictionary; waste disposal; biological hazards; legislation; list of chemical substances
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Country / State or ProvinceUSA
Subject(s) Environmental pollution
Broad subject area(s) General safety, health and conditions of work
Browse category(ies) Pollution control