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Main Title Hazardous chemicals desk reference /
Author Lewis, Richard J.,
Publisher J. Wiley,
Year Published 2002
OCLC Number 48221373
ISBN 0471441651; 9780471441656
Subjects Hazardous substances--Handbooks, manuals, etc ; Toxicology ; Chemikalie ; Datensammlung ; Toxizität ; Toxicology--Handbooks ; Toxizitèat
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Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EIAR  T55.3.H3L49 2002 Region 2 Library/New York,NY 07/18/2023
EKBM  T55.3.H3.L49 2002 Research Triangle Park Library/RTP, NC 12/29/2016
ELBM  T55.3.H3L49 2002 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 04/11/2011
EMBR  T55.3.H3L49 2002 NRMRL/GWERD Library/Ada,OK 09/27/2002
ENAR  T55.3.H3L49 2002 Region 7 Library, Kansas City, KS 02/14/2017 DISPERSAL
ESAM  T55.3.H3L49 2002 Region 10 Library/Seattle,WA 03/14/2003
Edition 5th ed.
Collation xx, 1695 pages ; 26 cm
Includes index.
Contents Notes
General chemical entries -- CAS number cross-index -- Synonym Cross-index -- DOT guide number cross-index. "The Fifth Edition of Hazardous Chemicals Desk Reference contains Safety Profiles, synonyms, physical properties, standards, and recommendations of government agencies for approximately 5,000 chemicals deemed both important and potentially hazardous by the international scientific community. Substances were chosen on the basis of meeting a variety of criteria, including: Having an OSHA standard Having an ACGIH TLV Listed by the International Agency for Research on Cancer Groups1 through 4 assessments Listed on the NTP Ninth Report on Carcinogens Having a German Research Societyb2ss Mak or Bat listing Having especially dangerous toxic, reactive, or fire propertiesThe data for each entry is taken from the master file of DPIM. This edition distinguishes itself from its predecessors by including the very latest information from a variety of international databases and organizations, while deleting entries that have proven to be the least pertinent to practitioners. As with previous incarnations, the organization of contents places a premium on providing a quick reference for individuals seeking a concise summary of a chemical's hazards"--Publisher's description.