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Environmental Toxicants
Human Exposures and Their Health Effects
Third Edition
edited by Morton Lippman

Environmental Toxicants has been thoroughly updated and revised with the latest findings on the effects of human exposure in nonoccupational settings to chemical agents and physical factors.

Environmental Toxicants offers readers the most current information on performing and analyzing the results of risk assessments for exposed individuals and populations.

  • Provides the most current information and research available for performing risk assessments on exposed individuals and populations, giving guidance to public health authorities, primary care physicians, and industrial managers
  • Reviews current knowledge on human exposure to selected chemical agents and physical factors in the ambient environment
  • Updates and revises the previous edition, in light of current scientific literature and its significance to public health concerns
  • Includes new chapters on: airline cabin exposures, arsenic, endocrine disruptors, and nanoparticles
Supplemente with more than 100 illustrations and photographs, Environmental Toxicants is an indispensable guide for public health officials, industrial hygienist, epidemiologists, and physicians.

Contents

  1. Introduction and Background
  2. Perspectives On Individual And Community Risks
  3. Reducing Risks - An Environmental Engineering Perspective
  4. Clinical Perspective On Respiratory Toxicology
  5. Industrial Perspectives
  6. Drinking Water Disinfection Byproducts
  7. Food
  8. Volatile Organic Compounds and Sick Building Syndrome
  9. Formaldehyde and Other Aldehydes
  10. Ambient Air Particulate Matter
  11. Arsenic
  12. Asbestos and Other Mineral and Vitreous Fibers
  13. Benzene
  14. Carbon Monoxide
  15. Chromium.
  16. Diesel Exhaust
  17. Dioxins And Dioxin-Like Chemicals
  18. Endocrine Active Chemicals: Broadening The Scope
  19. Secondhand Smoke
  20. Lead and Compounds
  21. Mercury
  22. Nitrogen Oxides
  23. Ozone
  24. Pesticides
  25. Sulfur Oxides - SO2, H2SO4, NH4HSO4, and (NH4)2SO4
  26. Microwaves and Electromagnetic Fields
  27. Sources, Levels And Effects Of Manmade Ionizing Radiation and Radioactivity
  28. Noise--Its Effects and Control
  29. Radon and Lung Cancer
  30. Ultraviolet Radiation

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Human Exposures and Their Health Effects
Third Edition
edited by Morton Lippman

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