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140. Sulphuric, hydrochloric, nitric and phosphoric acids

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Title: 140. Sulphuric, hydrochloric, nitric and phosphoric acids
Authors: van der Hagen, Marianne
Järnberg, Jill
Issue Date: 21-Sep-2009
Extent: 122p
Publication type: report
Organization: The Nordic Expert Group for Criteria Documentation of Health Risks from Chemicals
Series/Report no.: Arbete och Hälsa
Keywords: aerosol
hydrochloric acid
laryngeal cancer
nitric acid
occupational exposure limit
phosphoric acid
respiratory tract
risk assessment
sulphuric acid
Abstract: Sulphuric, hydrochloric, nitric and phosphoric acids are common inorganic or mineral acids. The first three acids are strong, whereas phosphoric acid is weaker. They are all important industrial chemicals used in a variety of applications, e.g. in the manufacture of chemicals and metal or food products. The relatively nonvolatile sulphuric and phosphoric acids will occur in air primarily as aerosols and the more volatile hydrochloric and nitric acids as vapours or aerosols. Following absor... more
ISBN: 978-91-85971-14-5
ISSN: 0346-7821
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