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Visible and Infra-Red Radiation (Non-Laser) Protection Standards

  • A. F. McKinlay
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (NSSB, volume 242)

Abstract

The subject of this Chapter is a summary of recommended exposure limits applicable to broad-band (non-laser) sources of light and infra-red radiation. The biological effects on which these limits are based and aspects of practical hazard assessment are dealt with in other parts of this volume.

Keywords

Hazard Function Retinal Image Pupil Diameter Spectral Radiance Threshold Limit Value 
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References

  1. ACGIH, 1987, “Threshold Limit Values for Chemical Substances and Physical Agents in the Workroom Environment”, The American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists, ACGIH, Cincinnati, USA.Google Scholar
  2. ACGIH, 1988, “Threshold Limit Values for Chemical Substances and Physical Agents in the Workroom Environment”, The American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists, ACGIH, Cincinnati USA.Google Scholar
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1991

Authors and Affiliations

  • A. F. McKinlay
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  1. 1.National Radiological Protection BoardChilton, Didcot, OxfordshireUK

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