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Main Title Airborne asbestos : a report /
CORP Author National Research Council (U.S.). Committee on Biologic Effects of Atmospheric Pollutants.
Publisher National Academy of Science and National Academy of Engineering,
Year Published 1971
Stock Number PB-198 581
OCLC Number 02515768
Subjects Air Pollutants--adverse effects. ; Asbestos--adverse effects. ; Air--Pollution.
Additional Subjects ( Air pollution ; Asbestos) ; ( Industrial medicine ; Asbestosis) ; ( Public health ; Asbestos) ; Respiratory system ; Humans ; Pathology ; Toxicity ; Occupational diseases ; Lungs ; Mining ; Mills ; Sources ; Control ; Hazards ; Minerals ; Respiratory diseases ; Malignant neoplasms ; Carcinogens ; Air pollution effects(Animals)
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EKBD  EPA-APTD-0679 Research Triangle Park Library/RTP, NC 11/30/2001
NTIS  PB-198 581 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. 01/01/1988
Collation viii, 53 pages ; 28 cm
Abstract
The report (1) summarizes the major evidence of the pathogenicity of asbestos in man and animals, (2) summarizes the evidence of human nonoccupational exposure to asbestos, (3) evaluates the evidence of a health risk associated with various degrees and types of exposure, (4) identifies sources of environmental contamination by asbestos, and (5) offers recommendations concerning the need for and feasibility of control measures. (Author)
Notes
Reproduced by the National Technical Information Service. Includes bibliographical references (pages 34-53).