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Main Title Mercury in the environment : a toxicological and epidemiological appraisal. /
Author Friberg, Lars, ; Lindsted, Gosta ; Nordber, Gunnar ; Rame, Claes ; Skerfvin, Staffan
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Vostal, Jaroslav
CORP Author Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm (Sweden). Dept. of Environmental Hygiene.
Publisher Karolinska Institute [reproduced by the National Technical Information Service, Springfield, Va.],
Year Published 1971
Report Number APTD 0838; CPA-70-30
Stock Number PB-205 000
OCLC Number 54481737
Subjects Mercury--Toxicology
Additional Subjects ( Toxicology ; Mercury) ; ( Air pollution ; Mercury) ; ( Water pollution ; Mercury) ; ( Epidemiology ; Mercury) ; Reviews ; Chemical analysis ; Mercury organic compounds ; Mercury inorganic compounds ; Mercury poisoning ; Environmental surveys ; Signs and symptoms ; Metabolism ; Absorption(Biology) ; Heavy metal excretion ; Excretion ; Humans ; Animals ; Fishes ; Exposure ; Genetics ; Sweden ; Mercury/methyl ; Air pollution effects(Animals) ; Water pollution effects(Animals)
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EMBD MF PB-205 000 NRMRL/GWERD Library/Ada,OK 06/18/2004
NTIS  PB-205 000 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
Collation 550 pages ; 28 cm
A review of the toxicity of mercury is presented. The report which was based on a literature survey, presents basic information on the toxic action of mercury and on quantitative information in regard to the relation between dose and effects on human beings and animals. The report presents: Methods of analysis of mercury in the air, and in biological material; Transport and transformation of mercury in nature and possible routes of exposure; Metabolism; Symptoms and signs of intoxication; Normal concentrations of mercury in biological material; Inorganic mercury-relation between exposure and effects; Organic mercury compounds-relation between exposure and effects; and genetic effects of mercury.
"PB 205 000." Includes bibliographical references (pages 479-550). Microfiche.