Environmental and Occupational Exposure to Arsenic

  • M. E. Vahter
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Part of the ILSI Monographs book series (ILSI MONOGRAPHS)


Environmental and occupational standards for arsenic are often expressed as the concentration of the element as such, implying exposure to one and the same agent. However, there are many different arsenic compounds in the environment, the physical, chemical, and toxicological properties of which may vary considerably.


Gallium Arsenide Inorganic Arsenic Arsenic Trioxide Arsenic Compound Marmoset Monkey 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • M. E. Vahter
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  1. 1.Institute of Environmental MedicineKarolinska InstitutetStockholmSweden

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