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Public health risk assessment for human exposure to chemicals, by Kofi Asante-Duah

Label
Public health risk assessment for human exposure to chemicals
Title
Public health risk assessment for human exposure to chemicals
Statement of responsibility
by Kofi Asante-Duah
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"The subject matter of this book should be of interest to many a professional encountering risk assessment in relation to environmental contamination and public health risk management programs - especially public and occupational health practitioners, environmental consultants, environmental attorneys, public analysts, and various health, environmental, and consumer advocacy interest groups. The book is also expected to serve as a useful educational and training resource for both students and professionals in the health related and environmental fields, who have to deal with human exposure to chemicals, public health risk assessment issues, and/or environmental health management problems."--BOOK JACKET
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 615.9/02
  • 615.902
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RA566.27
LC item number
.A835 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Environmental pollution
Series volume
v. 6
Label
Public health risk assessment for human exposure to chemicals, by Kofi Asante-Duah
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [275]-296) and index
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Contents
Ch. 1. Introduction -- Ch. 2. Human Exposure to Chemicals -- Ch. 3. Principles and Concepts in Risk Assessment -- Ch. 4. Principal Elements of a Public Health Risk Assessment for Chemical Exposure Problems -- Ch. 5. Chemical Hazard Determination -- Ch. 6. Exposure Assessment: Analysis of Human Intake of Chemicals -- Ch. 7. Evaluation of Chemical Toxicity -- Ch. 8. Chemical Risk Characterization and Uncertainty Analyses -- Ch. 9. Determination of 'Acceptable' and 'Safe' Levels of Chemical Exposure -- Ch. 10. Design of Public Health Risk Management Programs -- Ch. 11. The Role of Risk Assessment in Public Health Policy Decisions -- App. B. Selected Tools, Chemical Exposure Models, and Chemical Databases for Public Health Risk Policy Decision-Making -- App. C. Toxicity Index Parameters for Selected Chemicals
Control code
000024146646
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xv, 352 p.
Isbn
9781402009204
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2002033973
Other physical details
ill.
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.b21270223
System control number
  • 24031843sr
  • (OCoLC)50447822

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