Chapter 8. Adverse Health Effects of Environmental Chemicals: Indian Scenario

  1. Mervyn Richardson
  1. Devika Nag and
  2. Farhat N. Jaffery

Published Online: 10 DEC 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9783527616039.ch8

Chemical Safety: International Reference Manual

Chemical Safety: International Reference Manual

How to Cite

Nag, D. and Jaffery, F. N. (1994) Adverse Health Effects of Environmental Chemicals: Indian Scenario, in Chemical Safety: International Reference Manual (ed M. Richardson), VCH Verlagsgesellschaft mbH, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527616039.ch8

Editor Information

  1. Birch Assessment Services for Information on Chemicals, 6 Birch Drive, Maple Cross, Rickmansworth, Herts WD3 2UL, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 10 DEC 2007
  2. Published Print: 31 MAR 1994

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527286300

Online ISBN: 9783527616039

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Keywords:

  • adverse health effects;
  • industrialization;
  • health risks;
  • low-duration exposure;
  • toxic chemicals

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Health Hazards

  • Occupational Health

  • Accidents

  • High Risk Groups

  • Conclusions

  • Acknowledgements