Hazardous substances resource guide

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Gale, 1997 - Medical - 800 pages
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This 2nd edition of Hazardous Substances Resource Guide provides users with a wealth of information on approximately 1,500 chemical hazardous materials; their effects on human health; the laws controlling their use; and more.

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This newest member of the "Gale Enviromental Library'' series is a useful guide for the general public in obtaining information about dangerous chemicals, many of which are found in the home or ... Read full review


Substances Most Frequently Involved in Human Poison Exposures 1995
Differences between Acute and Chronic Effects of Exposure
Hazardous Substances at a Glance

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About the author (1997)

RICHARD P. POHANISH and STANLEY A. GREENE are the authors of numerous books in the hazardous materials area, including Hazardous Materials Handbook: Storage, Handling, Transportation, and Emergency Management, Second Edition and the Hazardous Substances Resource Guide, which was selected by the American Library Association as a Notable Reference in 1994.

Stanley A. Greene is the co-author of "Hazardous Chemical Safety Guide for the Machining and Metal Working Industries and has been a publishing professional for more than 25 years. He is former owner of Warman Publishing Company and worked for Lawyer's Cooperative Publishing Company, The Legal Intelligencer, and the Auerbach Corporation. He also worked for a major chemical company and has extensive experience in the research of scientific and regulatory aspects of chemicals, especially those of major health and environmental concern.