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Main Title Reviews of the Environmental Effects of Pollutants: IX. Fluoride.
Author Drury, John S. ; Ensminger, John T. ; Hammons, Anna S. ; Holleman, James W. ; Lewis, Eric B. ;
CORP Author Oak Ridge National Lab., TN.;Health Effects Research Lab., Cincinnati, OH.
Year Published 1980
Report Number ORNL/EIS-85; EPA-600/1-78-050;
Stock Number PB81-130536
Additional Subjects Fluorides ; Environmental surveys ; Reviews ; Physical properties ; Chemical properties ; Synthesis(Chemistry) ; Utilization ; Microorganisms ; Animals ; Humans ; Biological processes ; Path of pollutants
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB81-130536 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
Collation 464p
This document is a review of the scientific literature on the biological and environmental effects of fluoride. Included in the review are a general summary and a comprehensive discussion of the following topics as related to fluoride and specific fluorine-containing compounds: physical and chemical properties; occurrence; synthesis and use; analytical methodology; biological aspects in microorganisms, plants, wild and domestic animals, and humans; and distribution, mobility, and persistence in the environment. The document also contains an evaluation of potential hazards resulting from fluoride contamination of the environment and suggests current research needs. More than 1000 references are cited.