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Main Title Platinum-group metals /
CORP Author National Research Council (U.S.). Committee on Medical and Biologica Effects of Environmental Pollutants. Subcommittee on Platinum-Group Metals.
Publisher U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Research and Development, Health Effects Research Laboratory ; Available through the National Technical Information Service,
Year Published 1977
Report Number EPA-600/1-77-040; EPA-68-02-1226; PB276828
Stock Number PB-276 828
OCLC Number 04412642
Subjects Platinum group. ; Platinum group--Toxicology. ; Platinum group--Environmental aspects.
Additional Subjects Metals ; Precious metals ; Iridium ; Osmium ; Palladium ; Platinum ; Rhodium ; Ruthenium ; Sources ; Chemical properties ; Physical properties ; Recommendations ; Allergic diseases ; Physiological effects ; Toxicology ; Pharmacology ; Tables(Data) ; Toxicity ; Air pollution ; Toxic substances ; Environmental health ; Air pollution effects(Plants) ; Air pollution effects(Animals) ; Air pollution effects(Humans)
Internet Access
Description Access URL
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJBD ARCHIVE EPA 600-1-77-040 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 06/04/2012
EJED  EPA 600/1-77/040 OCSPP Chemical Library/Washington,DC 07/01/2005
EKBD  EPA-600/1-77-040 Research Triangle Park Library/RTP, NC 06/06/2003
NTIS  PB-276 828 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
Collation 352 p. in various pagings : ill. ; 28 cm.
The document assembles, organizes, and evaluates all pertinent information (up to April 1976) about the effects on man and his environment that result either directly or indirectly from pollution by platinum-group metals: iridium (Ir), osmium (Os), palladium (Pd), platinum (Pt), rhodium (Rh) and ruthenium (Ru). The document describes physical and chemical properties, sources, measurement, and effects on plants, animals, and humans. The information presented is supported by references to the scientific literature, and the summary, conclusions and recommendations represent a consensus of the members of the Subcommittee.
"EPA-600/1-77-040." "September 1977." Includes bibliographical references.