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OLS Field Name OLS Field Data
Main Title Reviews of the environmental effects of pollutants : VI, beryllium /
Author Drury, John S. ; Shriner, Carole R. ; Lewis, Eric B. ; Towill, Leigh E. ; Hammons, Anna S.
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Shriner, Carole R.
Lewis, Eric B.
Towill, Leigh Edward.
Hammons, Anna S.
CORP Author Oak Ridge National Lab., TN. ;Wayne State Univ., Detroit, MI.;Health Effects Research Lab., Cincinnati, OH.
Publisher U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Research and Development, Health Effects Research Laboratory,
Year Published 1978
Report Number EPA/600/1-78/028; ORNL/EIS-87
Stock Number PB-290 966
Subjects Beryllium--Toxicology. ; Pollution--Environmental aspects. ; Environmental health.
Additional Subjects Beryllium ; Toxicology ; Hazards ; Chemical properties ; Physical properties ; Reviews ; Occurrence ; Synthesis ; Domestic animals ; Wild life ; Humans ; Mobility ; Standards ; Regulations ; Microorganisms ; Air pollution ; Water pollution ; Soils ; Physiological effects ; Environmental effects ; Biological effects ; Analytical methods ; Environmental persistence ; Distribution ; Toxic substances
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB-290 966 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. 01/01/1988
Collation xv, 198 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm.
The report is a review of the scientific literature on the biological and environmental effects of beryllium. Included in the review are a general summary and a comprehensive discussion of the following topics as related to beryllium and specific beryllium compounds: physical and chemical properties; occurrence; synthesis and use; analytical methodology; biological aspects in microorganisms, plants, wild and domestic animals, and humans; distribution, mobility, and persistence in the environment; assessment of present and potential health and environmental hazards; and review of standards and governmental regulations. More than 300 references are cited.
"EPA-600/1-78-028." Interagency agreement no. D5-0403. EPA project officer: Jerry F. Stara. Reviewer and assessment chapter author: Andrew Reeves, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan 48202. Includes bibliographical references. Microfiche.