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Main Title Public health implications of polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) in the environment
Author Kucewicz, William P.
Publisher American Council on Science and Health,
Year Published 2005
OCLC Number 57401415
Subjects Polychlorinated biphenyls--Toxicology ; Polychlorinated biphenyls--Environmental aspects
Holdings
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EJBD  TD898.8.P64K83 2005 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 01/14/2005
ESAM  TD898.8.P64K83 2005 Region 10 Library/Seattle,WA 10/12/2007
Collation 53 p. ; 28 cm.
Notes
A position paper of the American Council on Science and Health. Based on the publication by Gilbert L. Ross, M.D.: Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety 59 (2004) 275-291. Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Notes
Executive summary.-- Introduction.-- Brief history of PCBs.-- Occupational and environmental exposure.-- Results of laboratory animal studies.-- Exposure-related effects in humans.-- Do PCBs "disrupt" endocrine systems?-- PCBs in the environment and human exposure.-- PCB concentrations in environmental compartments. PCBs in fish and other foods.-- Decline in the human body burden.-- Federal PCB-related regulations.-- What is being done to clean up PCBs?-- What is all this costing?-- Conclusion.-- References.