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Fundamentals of industrial hygiene / Barbara A. Plog, editor in chief ; Patricia J. Quinlan, editor.

Plog, Barbara A. (Added Author). Quinlan, Patricia, 1951- (Added Author).
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Location: Fennell STACKS RC967 .F85 2012
Barcode: 30731101098485
Status: Available

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780879123123 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 0879123125 (hardcover)
  • Physical Description: xvii, 1225 p. : ill. ; 29 cm.
  • Edition: 6th ed.
  • Publisher: Itasca,Ill. National Safety Council, c2012.

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Overview of industrial hygiene -- The lungs -- The skin and occupational dermatoses -- The ears -- The eyes -- Industrial toxicology -- Gases, vapors, and solvents -- Particulate matter -- Industrial noise -- Ionizing radiation -- Nonionizing radiation -- Thermal stress -- Ergonomics -- Biological hazards -- Evaluation -- Air sampling -- Direct-reading instruments for gases, vapors, and particulates -- Methods of control -- Local exhaust ventilation -- Dilution ventilation of industrial workplaces -- General ventilation of nonindustrial occupancies -- Respiratory protection -- Personal protective equipment -- The industrial hygienist -- The safety professional -- The occupational and environmental medicine physician -- The occupational health nurse -- Environmental health and safety -- The industrial hygiene program -- Government regulations -- International developments in occupational safety and health.
Subject: Industrial hygiene.