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A to C D to F G to I J to L M to O P to R S to Z

A to C

  • AAR: Emergency Handling of Hazardous Materials in Surface Transportation. Bureau of Explosives, Association of American Railroads, Washington, DC.
  • ACGIH: Documentation of the Threshold Limit Values and Biological Exposure Indices. Am Conference of Govt Ind Hyg, Inc, Cincinnati, OH.
  • ACGIH: Guidelines for the Selection of Chemical Protective Clothing, Volumes 1 & 2. Arthur D Little, Inc, Cambridge, MA.
  • ACGIH(R): Threshold Limit Values (TLVs(R)) for Chemical Substances and Physical Agents and Biological Exposure Indices (BEIs(R)). Am Conference Govt Ind Hyg, Inc, Cincinnati, OH.
  • AIHA: Emergency Response Planning Guidelines and Workplace Environmental Exposure Level Guides Handbook. American Industrial Hygiene Association, Fairfax, VA.
  • Alloway BJ (Ed): Heavy Metals in Soils. Blackie & Son Ltd, Glasgow, Scotland.
  • Ashford R: Ashford's Dictionary of Industrial Chemicals. Wavelength Publications Ltd, London, England.
  • ATSDR: Toxicological Profile for (CHEMICAL NAME), TP (NUMBER). US Department of Health & Human Services, Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry, (final edition).
  • Barlow SM & Sullivan FM: Reproductive Hazards of Industrial Chemicals. Academic Press, London.
  • Baselt RC: Disposition of Toxic Drugs and Chemicals in Man. Chemical Toxicology Institute, Foster City, CA.
  • Baselt RC: Biological Monitoring Methods for Industrial Chemicals. PSG Publishing Company, Littleton, MA.
  • Baxter PJ, Adams PH, Aw TC et al: Hunter's Diseases of Occupations. Oxford University Press Inc., New York, NY.
  • Bingham E, Cohrssen B & Powell CH (Eds): Patty's Toxicology, Vol 1-8. John Wiley & Sons, New York, NY.
  • Budavari S (Ed): The Merck Index,on CD-ROM.Chapman & Hall/CRCnetBASE.
  • Budavari S (Ed): The Merck Index. Merck & Co, Inc, Whitehouse Station, NJ.
  • CGA: Handbook of Compressed Gases. Compressed Gas Association, Inc, Van Nostrand Reinhold, New York, NY.
  • Chang LW: Toxicology of Metals. Lewis Publishers, Boca Raton, FL.
  • Chemsoft(R): Electronic EPA, NIOSH, & OSHA Methods(TM). Windowchem(TM) Software, Fairfield, CA.
  • CHRIS: Chemical Hazard Response Information System. US Department of Transportation, US Coast Guard, Washington, DC. Thomson Healthcare, Greenwood Village, CO.
  • Clayton GD & Clayton FE (Eds): Patty's Industrial Hygiene and Toxicology, Vol 2A 2F, Toxicology. John Wiley & Sons, New York, NY.
  • Corbitt RA: Standard Handbook of Environmental Engineering. McGraw-Hill Publishing Company, New York, NY.

D to F
  • DFG: List of MAK and BAT Values. Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft, Commission for the Investigation of Health Hazards of Chemical Compounds in the Work Area, Wiley-VCH, Weinheim, Federal Republic of Germany.
  • DOE: ERPGs and TEELs for Chemicals of Concern. US Department of Energy, Washington, DC.
  • DOT: 49 CFR 172.101. SUBPART B. Table of Hazardous Materials and Special Provisions.
  • DOT: 49 CFR 172.101. APPENDIX B TO 172.101 List of Marine Pollutants.
  • Dragun J: The Soil Chemistry of Hazardous Materials. Hazardous Materials Control Research Institute, Silver Spring, MD.
  • EPA: Pesticide Fact Handbook, Volume 1 - 2. Noyes Data Corporation, Park Ridge, NJ.
  • EPA: 40 CFR 355. Appendix B to Part 355-The List of Extremely Hazardous Substances and Their Threshold Planning Quantities [CAS Number Order].
  • EPA: 40 CFR 372.65. SUBPART D Specific Toxic Chemical Listings.
  • EPA: 40 CFR 372.28. Lower thresholds for chemicals of special concern.
  • EPA: 40 CFR 302.4. Table 302.4: List of Hazardous Substances and Reportable Quantities, and Appendix B: Radionuclides.
  • EPA: 40 CFR 261.33. Discarded commercial chemical products, off-specification species, container residues, and spill residues thereof. Toxic Wastes and Acutely Hazardous Wastes.
  • EPA: Search results for Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) Inventory Chemicals. US Environmental Protection Agency, Substance Registry System, U.S. EPA's Office of Pollution Prevention and Toxics. Washington, DC.
  • ERG: Emergency Response Guidebook. A Guidebook for First Responders During the Initial Phase of a Dangerous Goods/Hazardous Materials Incident. US Department of Transportation, Washington, DC.
  • Forsberg K & Keith LH: Chemical Protective Clothing Performance Index Computerized Reference Book. Instant Reference Sources, Inc, Austin, TX.
  • Forsberg K & Mansdorf SZ: Quick Selection Guide to Chemical Protective Clothing. Van Nostrand Reinhold, New York, NY.
  • Freeman HM (Ed): Standard Handbook of Hazardous Waste Treatment and Disposal. McGraw-Hill Book Company, New York, NY.

G to I
  • Goldfrank LR: Goldfrank's Toxicological Emergencies. McGraw-Hill, New York, NY.
  • Gochfeld M & Favata EA (Eds): Hazardous Waste Workers. Occupational Medicine: State of the Art Reviews.
  • Grant WM & Schuman JS: Toxicology of the Eye. Charles C Thomas, Springfield, IL.
  • Harbison RD: Hamilton and Hardy's Industrial Toxicology. Mosby, St. Louis, MO.
  • Hartley D & Kidd H (Eds): The Agrochemicals Handbook. The Royal Society of Chemistry, Nottingham, England.
  • Hathaway GJ, Proctor NH, Hughes JP et al: Chemical Hazards of the Workplace. Van Nostrand Reinhold Company, New York, NY.
  • Hayes WJ Jr: Pesticides Studied in Man. Williams & Wilkins, Baltimore, MD.
  • Hayes WJ Jr & Laws ER Jr (Eds): Handbook of Pesticide Toxicology, Volumes 1-3. Academic Press, Inc., San Diego, CA.
  • Howard PH, Boethling RS, Jarvis WF et al: Handbook of Environmental Degradation Rates. Lewis Publishers, Inc, Chelsea, MI.
  • Howard PH: Handbook of Environmental Fate and Exposure Data for Organic Chemicals. Volume I - V.Lewis Publishers, Chelsea, MI.
  • HSDB: Hazardous Substances Data Bank. National Library of Medicine, Bethesda, MD. Thomson Healthcare, Greenwood Village, CO.
  • IARC: International Agency for Research on Cancer. Monographs on the Evaluation of Carcinogenic Risk of Chemicals to Humans.
  • ICAO: Technical Instructions for the Safe Transportation of Dangerous Goods by Air, International Civil Aviation Organization, Montreal, Quebec.
  • ILO: Encyclopaedia of Occupational Health and Safety. Vol. 1-4. JM Stellman (Ed), International Labour Office, Geneva, Switzerland.
  • ILO ICSC: International Chemical Safety Cards. International Labour Organization; prepared in cooperation with the International Programme on Chemical Safety and the European Commission. Geneva, Switzerland.
  • IPCS: Environmental Health Criteria. World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland.
  • IRIS: Integrated Risk Information System (IRIS) Substance Reports. United States Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Research and Development, National Center for Environmental Assessment. Washington, DC.
  • ITI: Toxic and Hazardous Industrial Chemicals Safety Manual. The International Technical Information Institute, Tokyo, Japan.

J to L
  • Kohler J & Meyer R: Explosives. VCH Publishers, New York, NY.
  • Krieger, Robert: Handbook of Pesticide Toxicology, Volumes 1&2. Academic Press, Inc, San Diego, CA.
  • Lefevre MJ: First Aid Manual for Chemical Accidents. Van Nostrand Reinhold Company, New York, NY.
  • Lewis RA: Lewis' Dictionary of Toxicology. Lewis Publishers, Boca Raton, FL.
  • Lewis RJ: Hawley's Condensed Chemical Dictionary. John Wiley & Sons, Inc, New York, NY.
  • Lewis RJ: Sax's Dangerous Properties of Industrial Materials. Van Nostrand Reinhold, New York, NY.
  • Lide DR: CRC Handbook of Chemistry and Physics. CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL.

M to O
  • Meister RT (Ed): Farm Chemicals Handbook. Meister Publishing Company, Willoughby, OH.
  • Morgan DP: Recognition and Management of Pesticide Poisonings. Global Professional Publications, Englewood, CO.
  • NFPA: Fire Protection Guide to Hazardous Materials. National Fire Protection Association, Quincy, MA.
  • NIOSH: Criteria Documents for a Recommended Standard.
  • NIOSH: Pocket Guide to Chemical Hazards. National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, OH. Thomson Healthcare, Greenwood Village, CO.
  • NRC: Drinking Water and Health, Volumes 1-9. National Academy of Sciences, National Academy Press, Washington, DC.
  • NRC: Acute Exposure Guideline Levels for Selected Airborne Chemicals: Volumes 1- 4. Subcommittee on Acute Exposure Guideline Levels, Committee on Toxicology, Board on Environmental Studies and Toxicology, Commission of Life Sciences, National Research Council. National Academy Press, Washington, DC.
  • NTP: US Department of Health & Human Services: NTP Technical Report on the Toxicology and Carcinogenesis Studies. National Toxicology Program.
  • OHM/TADS: Oil and Hazardous Materials Technical Assistance Data System. US Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Thomson Healthcare, Greenwood Village, CO.
  • OSHA: 29 CFR 1910.119. Appendix A, List of Highly Hazardous Chemicals, Toxics and Reactives.
  • OSHA: 29 CFR 1910.1000. Limits for Air Contaminants.
  • OSHA: OSHA Regulated Hazardous Substances: Industrial Exposure and Control Technologies. Government Institutes, Inc, Rockville, MD.

P to R
  • Pohanish RP & Greene SA: Rapid Guide to Chemical Incompatibilities. Van Nostrand Reinhold, New York, NY.
  • Pohanish RP: Sittig's Handbook of Toxic and Hazardous Chemicals and Carcinogens. Noyes Publications William Andrew Publishing, Norwich, NY.
  • Raffle PAB, Adams PH, Baxter PJ et al (Eds): Hunter's Diseases of Occupations. Little, Brown & Co, Boston, MA.
  • Rempel D (Ed): Medical Surveillance in the Workplace. Occupational Medicine: State of the Art Reviews. Hanley & Belfus, Philadelphia, PA.
  • RTECS: Registry of Toxic Effects of Chemical Substances. National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, OH. Thomson Healthcare, Greenwood Village, CO.

S to Z
  • Schardein JL: Chemically Induced Birth Defects. Marcel Dekker, Inc, New York, NY.
  • Snyder R, Thurman RG & Kauffman FC (Eds): Ethel Browning's Toxicity and Metabolism of Industrial Solvents: Volumes 1- 3. Elsevier Science Publishers BV, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
  • Thomson WT: Agricultural Chemicals, Books I-IV. Thomson Publications, Fresno, CA.
  • Tomlin, CDS: The Pesticide Manual. The British Crop Protection Council, Surrey, UK.
  • Urben, PG: Bretherick's Handbook of Reactive Chemical Hazards, Volumes 1-2. Butterworth-Heinemann Ltd, Oxford, England.
  • Urben, PG: Bretherick's Reactive Chemical Hazards Database,CD-ROM. Butterworth-Heinemann Ltd, Oxford, England.
  • US Dept Health & Human Services: Report on Carcinogens. Research Triangle Park, NC.
  • Verschueren K: Handbook of Environmental Data on Organic Chemicals. CD-ROM version. Wiley-Interscience, Hoboken, NJ.
  • Zenz C: Occupational Medicine. Mosby - Year Book, Inc, St. Louis, MO.

Revised 01/2005