Title: Industrial Carcinogens
Author: Robert E. Eckardt
Publisher: Grune & Stratton, New York and London
Publication Date: 1959
There are two sections on asbestos:
1) In the chapter "Occupational Cancers," there is a section on "Asbestos and Asbestosis." O
er 2 pages of information about asbestosis and lung cancer.
2) In the chapter "Protecti
e Programs," there is a section on Asbestos Handling. Methods for controlling dustiness are described, such as enclosure of equipment and using exhaust
entilation and wet processes. The use of double lockers, one for street clothes and one for work clothes, is recommended. A pre-placement chest X-ray and medical exam is recommended, and employees should ha
e yearly exams to check for asbestos bodies in sputum.
by Robert E. Eckardt
Modern Monograph in Industrial Medicine
Condition: Good. No dustjacket. Ex-library with card pocket and typical library marks. Underline to one page. Minor co
Dimensions: 5.75" x 8.75"