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Main Title Biologic Effects of Atmospheric Pollutants. Fluorides.
CORP Author National Academy of Sciences-National Research Council, Washington, D.C. Div. of Medical Sciences.
Year Published 1971
Report Number CPA-70-42; 0683;
Stock Number PB-207 535
Additional Subjects ( Air pollution ; Fluorides) ; ( Public health ; Fluorides) ; ( Toxicology ; Fluorides) ; Trace elements ; Mineral metabolism ; Humans ; Animals ; Plants(Botany) ; Excretion ; Exposure ; Bones ; Teeth ; Chemical analysis ; Soil chemistry ; Cattle ; Industrial wastes ; Sources ; Occupational diseases ; Air pollution effects(Animals) ; Air pollution effects(Plants)
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB-207 535 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
Collation 306p
An evaluation and distillation of the world's literature on the biologic effects of airborne fluoride resulted in the following presentation of information: An environmental appraisal of man-made and natural sources; A discussion of the transfer of fluoride in the environment, its physical and chemical changes, its regional and local variations, and its biologic transformations; Environmental sampling and analysis of fluoride; The effects of fluorides on enzymes, cells, and isolated organ and tissue systems and its metabolic effect on intact plants, animals and humans; A discussion of some population studies, consideration of population groups that may have some social susceptibility, and guidelines for occupational and environmental exposure. (Author)