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Modern Industrial Hygiene, Volume 2 — Biological Aspects Released By ACGIH® Signature Publications Series

 

MODERN INDUSTRIAL HYGIENE, VOLUME 2 — BIOLOGICAL ASPECTS RELEASED BY ACGIH® SIGNATURE PUBLICATIONS SERIES

Cincinnati, Ohio — May 12, 2003 — ACGIH® has published Modern Industrial Hygiene, Volume 2 — Biological Aspects, which is one of over 25 titles featured in the ACGIH® Signature Publications Series.

The long-awaited second volume of Jimmy Perkins' 4-volume Modern Industrial Hygiene series contains an eclectic mix of subjects dealing with the biology of industrial hygiene. Topics covered include:

  • The Respiratory Tract
  • Respiratory Tract Deposition and Penetration
  • Occupational Dermatotoxicology: Significance of Skin Exposure in the Workplace
  • The Practice and Management of Occupational Ergonomics
  • Biological Agents — Recognition
  • Biological Agents — Monitoring and Evaluation of Bioaerosol Exposure
  • Biological Agents — Control in the Occupational Environment
  • Biological Monitoring in Occupational Health
  • Dermal Exposure Assessment
  • Epidemiology
  • Health Risk Assessment and the Practice of Industrial Hygiene
  • The History and Biological Basis of Occupational Exposure Limits
As in Modern Industrial Hygiene, Volume 1 — Recognition and Evaluation of Chemical Agents, this volume attempts to bridge the gap between the classroom and the practice setting. Volume 2 is well illustrated, with more than 1,000 references, and contains questions at the end of every chapter that will leave the reader with a sense of the important concepts of the chapter and a desire to probe deeper into the true meaning of what is written. Answers to all chapter questions can be found at the end of the textbook.

Modern Industrial Hygiene Volumes 1 and 2 offer a strong foundation for industrial hygiene, and can be purchased separately or as a combo.

To order your copy of Modern Industrial Hygiene, Volume 2 — Biological Aspects, please use the following ordering information:

Modern Industrial Hygiene, Volume 2 — Biological Aspects – © 2003, ISBN: 1-882417-48-8, Publication #02-014. ACGIH® Member Price: $71.10 + S/H. Nonmember Price: $79 + S/H.

To order a copy of Modern Industrial Hygiene, Volume 1 — Recognition and Evaluation of Chemical Agents, please use the following ordering information:

Modern Industrial Hygiene, Volume 1 — Recognition and Evaluation of Chemical Agents – © 1997, ISBN: 0-471-28714-8, Publication #9833. ACGIH® Member Price: $71.10 + S/H. Nonmember Price: $79 + S/H.

To order the Volume 1 and Volume 2 Combo, please use the following ordering information:

Modern Industrial Hygiene, Two Volume Set – © 2003, Publication #MIHCombo. ACGIH® Member Price: $134.10 + S/H. Nonmember Price: $149 + S/H.

Make your purchase online at www.acgih.org/store, by email at customerservice@acgih.org, or by calling our Customer Service Representatives at 513-742-2020.

ACGIH® Worldwide is a member-based organization that advances worker health and safety through education and the development and dissemination of scientific and technical knowledge. ACGIH® is one of the industry's leading publications resources, with approximately 400 titles relative to occupational and environmental health and safety, including the renowned TLVs® and BEIs®. For more information, visit the ACGIH® website at www.acgih.org or call our Customer Service Representatives at 513-742-2020.

Amy Bloomhuff, Esq.
Director of Operations
513-742-6163, extension 116

abloomhuff@acgih.org