Providing a concise, yet comprehensive, reference on all aspects of industrial exposures and toxicants; this book aids toxicologists, industrial hygienists, and occupational physicians to investigate workplace health problems.
• Updates and expands coverage with new chapters covering regulatory toxicology, toxicity testing, physical hazards, high production volume (HPV) chemicals, and workplace drug use
• Includes information on occupational and environmental sources of exposure, mammalian toxicology, industrial hygiene, medical management and ecotoxicology
• Retains a succinct chapter format that has become the hallmark for the previous editions
• Distils a vast amount of information into one resource for both academics and professionals
Keywords: Toxicology, industrial toxicology, industrial hygiene, occupational health and safety, toxicant exposure, high production volume chemicals, workplace drug use, toxicity testing, environmental safety, occupational medicine, metals and metalloids, pesticides, physical agents, dusts, toxins