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Main Title Reviews of the environmental effects of pollutants : IV, cadmium /
Author Hammons, Anna S. ; Huff, James Edward ; Braunstein, Helen M. ; Drury, John S. ; Shriner., Carole R.
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Hammons, Anna S.
CORP Author Oak Ridge National Lab., Tenn.;Department of Energy, Washington, D.C.;Health Effects Research Lab., Cincinnati, Ohio.
Publisher U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Research and Development, Health Effects Research Laboratory,
Year Published 1978
Report Number EPA/600/1-78/026; ORNL/EIS-106
Stock Number PB-283 085
Subjects Cadmium--Toxicology ; Pollution--Environmental aspects ; Environmental health
Additional Subjects Cadmium ; Toxicology ; Industrial medicine ; Metabolism ; Air pollution ; Physical properties ; Chemical properties ; Reviews ; Standards ; Regulations ; Biochemistry ; Ecology ; Hazards ; Water pollution ; Production ; Utilization ; Soils ; Sampling ; Toxicity ; Physiological effects ; Distribution ; Food chains ; Microorganisms ; Plants(Botany) ; Domestic animals ; Wildlife ; Humans ; Analyzing ; Tables(Data) ; Metals ; Analytical methods ; Biological effects ; Bioaccumulation ; Toxic substances ; Environmental effects ; Environmental health ; Environmental persistence
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NTIS  PB-283 085 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
Collation xix, 253 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm.
The report is a review of the scientific literature on the biological and environmental effects of cadmium. Included in the review are a general summary and a comprehensive discussion of the following topics as related to cadmium and specific cadmium compounds: physical and chemical properties; occurrence; synthesis and use; analytical methodology; biological aspects in microorganisms, plants, wild and domestic animals, and humans; distribution, mobility, and persistence in the environment; assessment of present and potential health and environmental hazards; and review of standards and governmental regulations. More than 500 references are cited.
Prepared for Health Effects Research Laboratory, Office of Research and Development, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Cincinnati, Ohio. Includes bibliographical references. Microfiche.