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Main Title The Risk assessment of environmental and human health hazards : a textbook of case studies /
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Paustenbach, Dennis J.
Publisher Wiley,
Year Published 1989
OCLC Number 17412502
ISBN 0471849987; 9780471849988
Subjects Health risk assessment ; Environmental health ; Pollution ; Environmental Exposure ; Environmental Pollutants--adverse effects ; Environmental Pollution--prevention & control ; United States ; Gesundheitsgefährdung--(DE-588)4071808-6 ; Risikoanalyse--(DE-588)4137042-9 ; Umweltbelastung--(DE-588)4061619-8 ; Umweltverschmutzung--(DE-588)4186812-2 ; Aufsatzsammlung ; Environmental Exposure--United States ; Environmental Health--United States ; Environmental Pollutants--adverse effects--United States ; Environmental Pollution--prevention & control--United States ; Risk--United States ; Gesundheitsgefèahrdung
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Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EHAM  RA427.3.R57 1989 Region 1 Library/Boston,MA 12/10/2012
EHBM  RA427.3.R57 1989 CEMM/ACESD Library/Narragansett,RI 03/23/2001
EIAM  RA427.3.R57 1989 Region 2 Library/New York,NY 11/19/2004
EJBM  RA427.3.R57 1989 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 11/12/2014
EKBM  RA427.3.R57 1989 Research Triangle Park Library/RTP, NC 05/05/1989
ELBM  RA427.3.R57 1989 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 06/14/1991
ERAM  RA427.3.R57 1989 HWC Region 9 Library/San Francisco,CA 12/28/1990
ESAM  RA427.3.R57 1989 Region 10 Library/Seattle,WA 09/07/1990
Collation xviii, 1155 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
"A Wiley-Interscience publication." Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
Introduction : a primer for conducting human or environmental health risk assessments ; A survey of health risk assessment / Dennis J. Paustenbach -- Risk, uncertainty, and causation : quantifying human health risks / Louis Anthony Cox, Jr., and Paolo F. Ricci -- Epidemiology in environmental risk assessment / Maxwell W. Layard and Abraham Silvers -- A time-to-response perspective on ethylene oxide's carcinogenicity / Robert L. Sielken, Jr. -- Use of physiological pharmacokinetics in cancer risk assessments : a study of methylene chloride / Richard H. Reitz [and others] -- Superfund risk assessments : the process and past experience at uncontrolled hazardous waste sites / Craig Zamuda -- A comprehensive methodology for assessing the risks to humans and wildlife posed by contaminated soils : a case study involving dioxin / Dennis J. Paustenbach. Hazard assessment of 1, 1, 1-trichloroethane in groundwater / James L. Bayard -- Evaluating the environmental safety of detergent chemicals : a case study of cationic surfactants / D.M. Woltering and W.E. Bishop -- Risk assessment for nitrilotriacetic acid (NTA) / Robert L. Anderson and Carl L. Alden -- Assessment of the public health risks associated with the proposed excavation of a hazardous waste site / Susan M. Brett [and others] -- A risk assessment of a former pesticide production facility / Thomas C. Marshall, Melissa Dubinksy, and Scott Boutwell -- The endangerment assessment for the Smuggler Mountain Site, Pitkin County, Colorado : a case study / Peter K. LaGoy, Ian C.T. Nisbet, and Carl O. Schultz. Problems associated with the use of conservative assumptions in exposure and risk analysis / L. Daniel Maxim -- Risk analyses of buried wastes from electricity generation / Bernard L. Cohen -- Assessment of a waste site contaminated with chromium / Robert J. Golden and Nathan J. Karch -- Formaldehyde exposure and risk in mobile homes / R.G. Gammage and C.C. Travis -- Environmental lung cancer risk from radon daughter exposure / Naomi H. Harley -- Assessment of potential health hazards associated with PCDD and PCDF emissions from a municipal waste combustor / David Lipsky -- Assessing health risks in the workplace : a study of 2, 3, 7, 8- tetrachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin / Hon-Wing Leung and Dennis J. Paustenbach. A case study of developmental toxicity risk estimation based on animal data : the drug bendectin / E. Marshall Johnson -- Risk assessment methodologies for developmental and reproductive toxicants : a study of the glycol ethers / Dennis J. Paustenbach -- A physiologically based pharmacokinetic approach for assessing the cancer risk of tetrachloroethylene / Curtis C. Travis, Robin K. White, and Angela D. Arms -- The worker hazard posed by reentry into pesticide-treated foliage : development of safe reentry times, with emphasis on chlorthiophos and carbosulfan / J.B. Knaak, Yutaka Iwata, and K.T. Maddy -- Methylmercury in fish : assessment of risk for U.S. consumers / Linda Tollefson.