chemical exposure Books

  • Industrial Chemical Exposure: Guidelines for Biological Monitoring, Third Edition

    The bestselling resource on industrial chemical assessment just got better. A practical guide to biological monitoring for industrial chemical exposure assessment, the THIRD EDITION of INDUSTRIAL CHEMICAL EXPOSURE: GUIDELINES FOR BIOLOGICAL MONITORING has been completely revised to include the latest developments in the field. In addition to an ...

  • Modelling of Environmental Chemical Exposure and Risk

    Mathematical models are being increasingly used to estimate the concentrations of a wide range of substances in the environment for a variety of reasons, including government control and legislation, and risk and hazard estimation. Exposure assessment has to be performed for many types of substances, including pesticides, industrial ...

  • Modelling of Environmental Chemical Exposure and Risk

    Mathematical models are being increasingly used to estimate the concentrations of a wide range of substances in the environment for a variety of reasons, including government control and legislation, and risk and hazard estimation. Exposure assessment has to be performed for many types of substances, including pesticides, industrial ...

  • Understanding the Hazard Communication Standard

    Geared especially for low chemical exposure companies, this booklet explains the Right-to-Know Standard and teaches employees how to read and understand chemical labels and ...

  • Public Health Risk Assessment for Human Exposure to Chemicals

    Risks to humans as a consequence of chemical exposures are a complex issue with worldwide implications, especially in our modern societies. The effective management of human exposure to a variety of chemicals present in various sectors of society has indeed become a very important public health policy issue - and risk assessment promises a ...

  • Public Health Risk Assessment for Human Exposure to Chemicals

    Risks to humans as a consequence of chemical exposures are a complex issue with worldwide implications, especially in our modern societies. The effective management of human exposure to a variety of chemicals present in various sectors of society has indeed become a very important public health policy issue - and risk assessment promises a ...

  • Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals

    Long-term environmental effects of chemical exposure have long been of concern and, more recently, chemicals which cause changes to the sexual development of exposed organisms have been identified. It is thought that low-level exposure to a wide range of chemicals may be affecting endocrine function, leading to a reduction in fertility and an ...

  • The Material Safety Data Sheet - A Practical Guide to First Aid

    This evidence-based publication offers a practical, easy-to-use system for preparing and evaluating first aid recommendations for workplace chemical exposures. An excellent resource for people who write or evaluate first aid recommendations for Material Safety Data Sheets, workplace labels and other chemical health and safety documents or provide ...

  • Industrial Hygiene Control of Airborne Chemical Hazards

    Do you need guidelines for choosing a substitute organic solvent that is safer to use? Do you need an effective, cheap but perhaps temporary way to reduce exposures before you can convince your employer to spend money on a long-term or more reliable solution? Do you need information about local exhaust ventilation or personal protective equipment ...

  • Congenital Diseases and the Environment

    In recent years, increasing attention and resources have been brought to bear on the relationship between the environment and congenital diseases. These diseases were previously thought to be mostly due to genetic causes. Even though the importance of genes as factors in causation is accepted, environmental factors seem to be implicated just as ...

  • The Case of the Right-to-Know Mystery (Video Kit)

    • This comprehensive video-based training program is an excellent way to meet Hazard Communication and Right-to-Know training requirements. • The video is action-packed and an excellent springboard for follow-up safety training. Your kit includes all the materials you need to effectively meet OSHA requirements on this complex safety topic. • ...

  • Technical Report Series No. 20 : Environmental Aspects of Industrial Wood Preservation

    Designed to improve professional practices at wood preservation plants in both developing and developed countries and make it safer for workers by minimizing their exposure to dangerous ...

  • Protective Gloves for Occupational Use

    Completely updated to reflect the continued importance of protective gloves to occupational health, this second edition of a standard-setting book provides state-of-the-art information on glove materials, the manufacture of gloves, how to perform testing of gloves, and glove performance according to standardized technical methods in vivo.The ...

  • Freshwater Bivalve Ecotoxicology

    Responding to the growing need for an aggressive yet conservative approach to evaluating mussel populations, Freshwater Bivalve Ecotoxicology provides a collective review of the techniques and approaches for assessing contaminant impact on freshwater ecosystems. The editors incorporate coverage of research topics and management issues from a ...

  • Safety Starts with You

    Helps your employees prevent accidents before they happen. Discusses slips, trips, and falls, tool and machinery injuries,fires,chemical spills and exposures, and preventing back injuries.Topics covered in this booklet include: • Hazard identification • Common sense and safety • Unsafe vs. safe attitudes • Safety training • Personal protective ...

  • Hazard Communication

    Gives in-depth information on OSHA's Hazard Communication Standard. Covers types of hazards, routes of exposure to chemical health hazards, chemical labels, MSDSs, physical and health hazards. (44 ...

  • Handbook of Chemical and Biological Warfare Agents, Second Edition

    Extensively revised and updated, this second edition of the bestselling Handbook of Chemical and Biological Warfare Agents goes well beyond the “dirty thirty” commonly discussed agents and provides rapid access to a wide range of agents that can be used as weapons. This edition incorporates additional classes of agents, expands existing classes, ...

  • Occupational Toxicology

    Hazardous agents are an ongoing concern in the modern workplace, with many examples of workers being severely affected by chemicals as a result of both acute and chronic ...

  • The Toxicology of Fishes

    When looking for a book on fish toxicology, you might find one that discusses the biochemical and molecular aspects, or one that focuses on aquatic toxicology in general. You can find resources that cover human and animal toxicology or ecotoxicology in general, but no up-to-date, comprehensive book devoted to the effects of chemical pollution on ...

  • Extrapolation Practice for Ecotoxicological Effect Characterization of Chemicals

    A wide-ranging compilation of techniques, Extrapolation Practice for Ecotoxicological Effect Characterization of Chemicals describes methods of extrapolation in the framework of ecological risk assessment. The book, informally known as EXPECT, identifies data needs and situations where these extrapolations can be most usefully applied, making it a ...

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