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Radiation protection handbook for laboratory workers

  • 206 Pages
  • 1.92 MB
  • English
H and H Scientific Consultants , Leeds
StatementK. J. Connor and I. S. McLintock with contributions from T. J. Moseley and B. Heaton.
SeriesHHSC handbook -- no.14
ContributionsMcLintock, I. S., Association of University Radiation Protection Officers.
The Physical Object
Paginationxii,206,xivp. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21918730M
ISBN 10094823721X

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Maroon cloth printed in black and gilt, no dustjacket as issued. Some rubbing to the extremities, good hinges, sound text block, pages slightly age-toned but clean, name stamp on front free endpaper, no other markings.Welcome to the UW Laboratory Safety Manual (LSM).

Please bookmark this page electronically or print a copy of the complete LSM and make it available to laboratory staff. Staff in UW laboratories using hazardous chemicals must have access to a copy of the manual and the supplemental laboratory specific information.