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dc.contributor.authorInternational Programme on Chemical Safetyen
dc.contributor.authorUnited Nations Environment Programmeen
dc.contributor.authorInternational Labour Organizationen
dc.contributor.authorWorld Health Organizationen
dc.coverage.spatialGeneva
dc.date.accessioned2012-06-16T14:02:04Z
dc.date.available2012-06-16T14:02:04Z
dc.date.created1986en
dc.date.issued1986en
dc.identifier.isbn9241541946
dc.identifier.isbn8320015529 (‎pol)‎
dc.identifier.urihttps://apps.who.int/iris/handle/10665/39087
dc.descriptionpol published by: Lodz : Institute of Occupational Medicineen
dc.descriptionBibliography: p.150-205en
dc.description210 p.en
dc.description.abstractAn expert assessment of the effects on human health and the environment posed by ammonia. Prepared by a 14-member task group, the book bases its evaluations on more than 600 published reports of epidemiological, laboratory, and clinical investigations, including controlled studies in man. The most extensive sections of the book are devoted to the effects of ammonia in the aquatic and terrestrial environments where, as a result of urbanization, industry, and farming, significant toxic effects of ammonia may arise. Readers will find especially detailed assessments of the effects on aquatic animals as well as effects on cattle, swine, and poultry resulting from continuous exposure under confined housing conditions. Information on the kinetics and metabolism of ammonia and on its effects on experimental animals and in vitro systems is also presenteden
dc.language.isoenen
dc.language.isoplen
dc.publisherWorld Health Organization
dc.publisherWorld Health Organization
dc.relation.ispartofseriesEnvironmental health criteria ; 54en
dc.subject.meshAmmoniaen
dc.subject.otherPharmacology, Toxicology and Clinical Technologyen
dc.titleAmmonia / published under the joint sponsorship of the United Nations Environment Programme, the International Labour Organisation, and the World Health Organizationen


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