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Document ID (ISN)70008
CIS number 97-1937
ISSN - Serial title 0003-9896 - Archives of Environmental Health
Year 1997
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Olaiz Fernandez G., et al.
Title High blood lead levels in ceramic folk art workers in Michoacan, Mexico
Bibliographic information Jan.-Feb. 1997, Vol.52, No.1, p.51-55. Illus. 12 ref.
Abstract Replies to a questionnaire survey of Mexican ceramic folk art workers showed that they are at risk of lead poisoning. Blood lead levels exceeded the maximum level permitted, even though they were lower than those found in a previous study conducted in 1970.
Descriptors (primary) Mexico; pottery industry; home work; lead poisoning
Descriptors (secondary) lead; determination in blood; questionnaire survey
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceMexico
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Glass, pottery and related materials