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Main Title Copper.
CORP Author National Research Council, Washington, D.C. Committee on Medical and Biologic Effects of Environmental Pollutants.;Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, D.C.
Year Published 1977
Report Number ISBN-0-309-02536-2; EPA-68-02-1226;
Stock Number PB-279 307
Additional Subjects Copper ; Toxicology ; Metallurgical analysis ; Public health ; Proteins ; Metals ; Distribution ; Environments ; Metabolism ; Tables(Data) ; Chemical analysis ; Recommendations ; Materials handling ; Plants(Botany) ; Animals ; Humans ; Industrial medicine ; Toxicity ; Concentration(Composition) ; Nutritional deficiencies ; Diets ; Heavy metals ; Ecosystems ; Toxic substances
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NTIS  PB-279 307 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. NTIS 06/23/1988
Collation 125p
Abstract
The report examines the natural and man-made distribution of copper and its effects on the environment. Also discussed are the effects of copper on plants, copper deficiency and toxicosis in animals, the movement of copper from animal wastes to soil, and human copper metabolism. Recommendations for safe handling and use of copper are given.