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  • A reference for engineers, scientists, business hygienists, toxicologists, and environmental wellbeing and fitness and safeguard managers on human physiological responses to numerous different types of toxins. comprises discussions on asbestos, carcinogenic and mutagenic poisons, poison inhalation dangers, and a variety of business poisons. overseas criteria are using businesses to be extra competitive in facing environmental and overall healthiness and issues of safety. the subjects contain organic markers of early overall healthiness results in assessing the chance of melanoma in humans uncovered to environmental cancer agents, asbestos publicity and the danger of lung melanoma in city populations, benzene toxico-kinetics in people, the results of acid precipitation at the setting and on human health and wellbeing, the genetic evaluate of insecticides in numerous temporary checks, explanation for artifacts in sorption stories with hint parts, and the bio-accumulation of surfactants. Annotation c. through booklet information, Inc., Portland, Or.

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1 ARC Monographs on the Evaluation of Carcinogenic Risks to Humans, WHO International Agency for Research on Cancer, vol. 58, 1993. 36. Janczarski, I. Personal communication, 1980. 37. , Dobrowolski, J. , "Correlation between contamination of the rural environment with mercury and occurrence of leukemia in men and cattle," Chemosphere 16: 253-257, 1987. 38. Jansson, N. , "Topographical study in cancer in Denmark," Ninth International Cancer Congress Proceedings, Abstract 1017, Tokyo, 1966. 39. " pp.

Rd. Taipei, Taiwan, Repubhc of China CONTENTS FORMS OF AIR POLLUTANTS, 47 Effects of SO2 and NO2 on Lung Function, 48 URBAN CONCENTRATIONS OF AIR POLLUTANTS, 48 PULMONARY FUNCTION PARAMETERS, 49 BRONCHIAL PROVOCATION TEST, 50 PULMONARY EFFECTS OF AIR POLLUTANTS IN ASTHMATICS, 51 CONCLUSION, 51 REFERENCES, 51 Because of civilization and increased industrial activities, the effects of air pollution on health and diseases have attracted much attention in recent years. Air pollution means a state resulting from manmade wastes produced so rapidly that they accumulate in concentrations that cannot be dispersed by the normal selfcleansing propensities of the atmosphere.

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