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Protecting Personnel at Hazardous Waste Sites

ISBN-10: 0750694572

ISBN-13: 9780750694575

Edition: 2nd 1994

Authors: William F. Martin, Steven P. Levine

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Description:

The second edition of this book brings together a wide range of occupational safety and health recommendations and practices directly applying to hazardous waste site clean ups. In addition to providing the most current information on maximum protection for clean up personnel, this book is a practical authoritative guide for those involved in clean up operations. The completely updated second edition cites the newest OSHA and NIOSH recommendations which have developed over the past decade and explores the new federal emphasis in hazardous waste site clean ups as Radiation safety, Toxicology, Unexploded ordanance, OSHA training, EPA training and site health and safety plans.
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Book details

List price: $84.95
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 1994
Publisher: Elsevier Science & Technology Books
Publication date: 12/30/1993
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 581
Size: 6.50" wide x 9.50" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 2.244
Language: English

Preface
Acknowledgments
Editors
Authors
Introduction and Overviewp. 1
Federal Government Programs and Information Gatheringp. 23
Occupational Health and Safety Programs for Hazardous Waste Workersp. 56
Toxicology Overviewp. 81
Air Monitoring at Hazardous Waste Sitesp. 108
Compatibility Testingp. 157
Medical Surveillance for Hazardous Waste Workersp. 183
Site Layout and Engineered Controlsp. 194
Personal Protective Equipmentp. 219
Heat Stress in Industrial Protective Encapsulating Garmentsp. 258
Decontaminationp. 316
Trainingp. 344
Contingency Plansp. 373
Radiation Safetyp. 393
Ordnance, Explosive Waste, and Unexploded Ordnancep. 404
Site Health and Safety Plansp. 422
Appendix A - Abbreviationsp. 537
Appendix B - Acronymsp. 541
Appendix C - Chemical Formulasp. 545
Appendix D - Glossaryp. 549
Indexp. 557
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