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Carcinogens - regulation and control

National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health. Division of Technical Services.

Carcinogens - regulation and control

working with carcinogens : a guide to good health practices.

by National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health. Division of Technical Services.

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Published by Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare, Public Health Service, Center for Disease Control, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Division of Technical Services, for sale by the Supt. of Dos., U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Cincinnati, Ohio, Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Carcinogens -- Safety measures.

  • Edition Notes

    Issued Aug. 1977.

    Other titlesWorking with carcinogens.
    SeriesDHEW publication ; no. (NIOSH) 77-206, DHEW publication -- no. (NIOSH) 77-206.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination50 p. :
    Number of Pages50
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17817386M


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