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Ullmann's Industrial Toxicology, 2 Volumes

Ullmann's Industrial Toxicology, 2 Volumes

Wiley-VCH (Editor)

ISBN: 978-3-527-31247-4

Oct 2005

1191 pages

Select type: Hardcover

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The one-stop resource for health protection professionals, environmental scientists and safety engineers.
Since the entire 40-volume Ullmann's Encyclopedia is inaccessible to many readers - particularly individuals, smaller companies or institutes - all the information on industrial toxicology, ecotoxicology, process safety as well as occupational health and safety has been condensed into this convenient 2-volume set.
Based on the latest online edition of Ullmann's containing articles never been before in print, this ready reference provides practical information on applying the science of toxicology in both the occupational and environmental setting, and explains the fundamentals necessary for an understanding of the effects of chemical hazards on humans and ecosystems. The detailed and meticulously edited articles have been written by renowned experts from industry and academia, and much of the information has been thoroughly revised. Alongside explanations of safety regulations and legal aspects, this set covers food additives, toxic agents as well as medical and therapeutical issues. Top-quality illustrations, clear diagrams and charts combined with an extensive use of tables enhance the presentation and provide a unique level of detail. Deeper insights into any given area of interest is offered by referenced contributions, while rapid access to a particular subject is enhanced by both a keyword and author index.

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Volume 1

Symbols and Units IX

Conversion Factors XI

Abbreviations XII

Country Codes XVII

Periodic Table of Elements XVIII

Toxicology in Occupational and Environmental Setting

Toxicology 3

Ecology and Ecotoxicology 151

Occupational Health and Safety 299

Plant and Process Safety 361

Transport, Handling, and Storage 487

Chemical Products: Safety Regulations 553

Legal Aspects 585

Volume 2

Toxic Agents, Pharmacological and Medical Fundamentals

Carcinogenic Agents 651

Mutagenic Agents 667

Food Additives 677

Antioxidants 699

Disinfectants 721

Nucleic Acids 739

Amino Acids 777

Cancer Chemotherapy 839

Immunotherapy and Vaccines 899

Pharmaceuticals, General Survey and Development 981

Chemotherapeutics 1013

Antimycotics 1075

Neuropharmacology 1115

Author Index . 1139

Subject Index. 1145

""Libraries…and those preparing for a career in industrial toxicology will want to have a copy…in their reference collection."" (E-STREAMS, June 2007)