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Main Title 1001 chemicals in everyday products /
Author Lewis, Grace Ross.
Publisher Wiley,
Year Published 1999
OCLC Number 38738824
ISBN 0585230242; 9780585230245; 0471292125; 9780471292128
Subjects Chemicals ; Chemische stoffen ; Levensmiddelen ; Toevoegingen ; Schoonmaakmiddelen ; Consumentenvoorlichting ; Biens de consommation ; Produits chimiques--Composition
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Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EHAM  TP200.L49 1999 Region 1 Library/Boston,MA 11/18/2019
EJEM  TP200.L49 1999 OCSPP Chemical Library/Washington,DC 11/09/2018
Edition 2nd ed.
Collation x, 388 pages ; 24 cm
"A Wiley-Interscience publication." Includes index.
Contents Notes
Consumer's chemical questions -- Food additives -- Cosmetics -- Cleaning products -- Miscellaneous questions -- Chemicals -- Appendix: Poison control centers. "Here are fast, hands-on answers to crucial questions about hundreds of chemical substances we come into contact with on a regular basis. From MSG in food to perchloroethylene in dry cleaning, this A-Z guide provides clear, no-nonsense information on the use and health effects of hundreds of chemicals found in food, medicines, cosmetics, cleaning solutions, lawn and garden products, and more. Well-organized and easy-to-use, it gives you the help you need to make smarter choices about the products you choose - for yourself and your family." "Inside you'll find entries listing products, uses, precautions, and synonyms; direct answers to over 250 frequently asked questions on everyday chemicals; handy product and chemical synonym indexes; and a nationwide listing of Poison Control Centers"--Jacket.