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Author Fawcett, Howard H.

Title Hazardous and toxic materials : safe handling and disposal / Howard H. Fawcett
Published New York : Wiley, [1984]


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Description xi, 296 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents Machine derived contents note: Partial table of contents: -- The Problem. -- The ABC's of Chemical Safety. -- Effective Presentation. -- Emergency Planning and Community right-to-know. -- The Reality. -- Legal, Cost-benefit, and Ethical Aspects. -- Toxic Substance Control Act of 1976. -- Long-term Toxicity. -- The Attack. -- Personal Protective Equipment. -- The Shad Return to the Delaware. -- Medical Care and Surveillance Program for Hazadous Waste Workers. -- The Brighter Future. -- Prevention and Control of Oil and Hazardous Materials Spills. -- Social Dimensions of Facility Siting. -- What We Learned from the Rhine. -- Appendix: OSHA Acutely Toxic Chemical List (CEPP), Extremely Hazardous Substances (Section 302 of PL 99-499), Toxic Chemicals List (Section 313 of PL 99-499)
Notes "A Wiley-Interscience publication."
Bibliography Includes bibliographies and index
Subject Hazardous substances -- Safety measures.
Hazardous wastes -- United States -- Safety measures.
Hazardous wastes.
Poisons -- Safety measures.
Accident Prevention.
Protective Devices.
Refuse Disposal.
Waste Products.
LC no. 84005148
ISBN 0471804835