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OLS Field Name OLS Field Data
Main Title Health implications of new energy technologies /
Author Rom, William N. ; Archer, Victor E.
CORP Author Society for Occupational and Environmental Health.
Publisher Ann Arbor Science Publishers,
Year Published 1980
OCLC Number 07278129
ISBN 0250403617; 9780250403615
Subjects Energy development--Health aspects--Congresses. ; Energy development--Environmental aspects--Congresses. ; Environmentally induced diseases--Congresses. ; Environmental Health. ; Fossil Fuels--adverse effects. ; Technology. ; Sources d'énergie. ; Santé.
Additional Subjects Energy development--Hygienic aspects--Congresses ; Energy development--Environmental aspects--Congresses ; Environmentally induced diseases--Congresses ; Environmental health--Addresses, essays, lectures ; Energy policy--Environmental aspects--Addresses, essays, lectures
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EKBM  RA568.5.P37 1979 Research Triangle Park Library/RTP, NC 01/01/1988
ELBM  RA565.H42 1980 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 01/01/1988
Collation xxi, 785 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents Notes
A model of energy development: the nuclear industry? -- Exposure to low levels of ionizing radiation -- Coal mining: health and environmental effects -- The transition period to long-term self-sufficiency -- Coal combustion -- Oil shale development and potential health effects -- Geothermal energy development -- The future: solar energy development -- Health hazards of energy transmission and consumption -- Energy research and development. This book examines the health effects of major energy sources like, coal, oil shade, geothermal, and solar.