Occupational health aspects of uranium
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Occupational health aspects of uranium a selected bibliography by United States. Energy Research and Development Administration. Technical Information Center.

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Published by U.S. Energy Research and Development Administration, Technical Information Center, available from the National Technical Information Service, U.S. Dept. of Commerce in [Oak Ridge, Tenn.], Springfield, Va .
Written in English


  • Uranium -- Toxicology -- Bibliography.,
  • Uranium industry -- Health aspects -- Bibliography.

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Statementprepared for the Assistant Administrator for Environment and Safety.
ContributionsUnited States. Energy Research and Development Administration. Office of the Assistant Administrator for Environment and Safety.
LC ClassificationsZ7891.U73 U54 1976, RA1231.R2 U54 1976
The Physical Object
Pagination56, 69 p. ;
Number of Pages69
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4690674M
LC Control Number77602191

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