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Title Chemical hazards in the workplace : measurement and control / Gangadhar Choudhary, editor
Published Washington, D.C. : American Chemical Society, 1981


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Description xii, 628 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Series ACS symposium series ; 149
ACS symposium series ; 149
Contents Sampling and analytical methodology for workplace chemical hazards : state of the art and future trends / C. Clarine Anderson, Ellen C. Gunderson, and Dale M. Coulson -- Development of an analytical method for benzidine-based dyes / Eugene R. Kennedy and Martha J. Seymour -- An infrared analysis method for the determination of hydrocarbons collected on charcoal tubes / Thomas C. Thomas and Andrew Richardson, III -- Development of personal sampling and analytical methods for organochlorine compounds / K.W. Boyd, M.B. Emory, and H.K. Dillon -- Measurement, analysis, and control of cotton dust / Joseph G. Montalvo, Jr., Devron P. Thibodeaux, and Albert Baril, Jr. -- Estimation of airborne sodium hydroxide / E. Reid -- Development of a method for sampling and analysis of metal fumes / W.F. Gutknecht, M.B. Ranade, P.M. Grohse, A.S. Damle, and P.M.P. Eller -- Sampling and breakthrough studies with Plictran / Clifford C. Houk and Harry J. Beaulieu -- Sampling and analysis of chlorinated isocyanuric acids / John Palassis and John R. Kominsky -- Monitoring for airborne inorganic acids / M.E. Cassinelli and D.G. Taylor -- Specialized sorbents, derivatization, and desorption techniques for the collection and determination of trace chemicals in the workplace atmosphere / R.G. Melcher, P.W. Langvardt, M.L. Langhorst, and S.A. Bouyoucos -- Solid sorbents for workplace sampling / Ellen C. Gunderson and Ellen L. Fernandez -- Diffusional monitoring : a new approach to personal sampling / D.W. Gosselink, D.L. Braun, H.E. Mullins, S.T. Rodriguez, and F.W. Snowden -- An evaluation of organic vapor passive dosimeters under field use conditions / R.S. Stricoff and C. Summers -- The role of biological monitoring in medical and environmental surveillance / Carl B. Monroe -- Permeation of protective garment materials by liquid halogenated ethanes and a polychlorinated biphenyl / R.W. Weeks, Jr. and M.J. McLeod -- The use of a fiberoptics skin contamination monitor in the workplace / T. Vo-Dinh and R.B. Gammage -- A health hazard evaluation of nitrosamines in a tire manufacturing plant / J.D. McGlothlin, T.C. Wilcox, J.M. Fajen, and G.S. Edwards -- Sampling methods for airborne pesticides / Ellen C. Gunderson -- Occupational exposure to polychlorinated dioxins and dibenzofurans / Christoffer Rappe and Hans Rudolf Buser -- Occurrence of nitrosamines in industrial atmospheres / D.P. Rounbehler, J.W. Reisch, J.R. Coombs, D.H. Fine, and J. Fajen -- Gas chromatography-mass spectrometric characterization of polynuclear aromatic hydrocarbons in particulate diesel emissions / Dilip R. Choudhury and Brian Bush -- Application of glass capillary gas chromatography for determination of potential hazardous compounds in workplace environments / G. Becher, A. Bjørseth, and B. Olufsen -- Suitability of various filtering media for the collection and determination of organoarsenicals in air / Greg Ricci, George Colovos, Norman Hester, L. Stanley Shepard, and Janet C. Haartz -- Determination of aromatic diamines and other compounds in hair dyes using liquid chromatography / Kenneth Johansson, Walter Lindberg, Christoffer Rappe, and Martin Nygren -- High performance liquid chromatographic determination of aromatic amines in body fluids and commercial dyes / P.J.M. Vantulder, C.C. Howard, and R.M. Riggin -- An evaluation of statistical schemes for air sampling / S.M. Rappaport, S. Selvin, R.C. Spear, and C. Keil -- Industrial hygiene logistics / Gary Stough and Alfredo Salazar -- The NIOSH action level : a closer look / James C. Rock -- Industrial hygiene air sampling with constant flow pumps / W.B. Baker, D.G. Clark, and W.J. Lautenberger -- Statistical protocol for the NIOSH validation tests / Kenneth A. Bush and David G. Taylor -- The introduction of microprocessor-based instrumentation for the measurement of occupational exposures to toxic substances / R. Kriesel, H. Brouwers, and K. Jansky -- A versatile test atmosphere generation and sampling system / Shubhender Kapila, Ravinder K. Malhotra, and Corazon R. Vogt -- Development of workplace guidelines for emerging energy technologies / Otto White, Jr. and Daniel Lillian -- Recent developments in electrochemical solid polymer electrolyte sensor cells for measuring carbon monoxide and oxides of nitrogen / A.B. La Conti, M.E. Nolan, J.A. Kosek, and J.M. Sedlak -- A new passive organic vapor badge with backup capability / W.J. Lautenberger, E.V. Kring, and J.A. Morello -- New technology for personal sampling of NO₂ and NOx in the workplace / R. McMahon, T. Klingner, B. Ferber, and G. Schnakenberg -- Ion chromatographic analysis of formic acid in diesel exhaust and mine air / Itamar Bodek and Kenneth T. Menzies
Notes "Based on a symposium sponsored by the Division of Chemical Health and Safety at the Second Chemical Congress of the North American Continent (180th ACS National Meeting), Las Vegas, Nevada, August 25-28, 1980."
LC No. 81-130 also cited on title page verso of 1981 and 1987 editions of machinery maintenance by Frank Buckingham
Bibliography Includes bibliographies and index
Subject Environmental monitoring -- Congresses.
Environmental monitoring.
Environmental toxicology -- Congresses.
Industrial hygiene -- Congresses.
Industrial hygiene.
Industrial toxicology -- Congresses.
Industrial toxicology.
Medicine, Industrial -- Congresses.
Occupational diseases -- Congresses.
Work environment -- Congresses.
Work environment.
Environmental Pollutants -- poisoning.
Occupational Diseases -- chemically induced.
Occupational Medicine.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Author Choudhary, Gangadhar, 1935-
American Chemical Society. Division of Chemical Health and Safety.
Chemical Congress of the North American Continent (2nd : 1980 : Las Vegas, Nev.)
LC no. 81000130
ISBN 0841206082