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OLS Field Name OLS Field Data
Main Title Hazards of zinc in the environment with particular reference to the aquatic environment /
Author Lim, Benjamin H.
Publisher U.S. Environmental Protection Agency?],
Year Published 1972
Report Number EPA 950-R-72-008 ; 001R72101
OCLC Number 549249944
Subjects Zinc--Toxicology. ; Zinc--Environmental aspects. ; Zinc--United States--Measurement. ; Aquatic animals--Effect of water pollution on. ; Fishes--Effect of water pollution on.
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EJBD ARCHIVE EPA 950-R-72-008 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 03/15/2010
Collation 117 leaves : charts ; 27 cm.
Cover title. "February 1972". At head of title: "Published reference material". Includes bibliographical references (leaves 105-117).
Contents Notes
Introduction -- Zinc content in United States surface waters -- Zinc content in United States sea water -- Safe limits for zinc -- Toxicology of zinc and its compounds, effects on animals and man -- Toxicology of zinc and its compounds, effects on fish -- The antagonistic effect of calcium on the toxicity of zinc on fish -- Relationship between the toxic effects of zinc and dissolved oxygen on fish -- Uptake and accumulation of zinc by aquatic organisms -- Toxic effects of some specific zinc compounds -- Zinc industry in the United States -- Bibliography.