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145. Aluminium and aluminium

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Title: 145. Aluminium and aluminium
Authors: The Nordic Expert Group for Criteria Documentation of Health Risks from Chemicals and the Dutch Expert Committee on Occupational Safety.
Issue Date: 2011
Extent: 141s
Publication type: report
Publisher: Arbets- och miljömedicin, Göteborgs universitet
Organization: Arbetsmiljöverket
Series/Report no.: Arbete och Hälsa; vetenskaplig skriftserie
Keywords: aluminium, fibrosis, lung function, neurotoxicity, occupational
Abstract: Aluminium (Al) is silvery, light, malleable and ductile, and the most abundant metal in the earth’s crust. Al is used primarily for metallurgical purposes, especially to produce Al-based alloy castings and wrought Al. Al compounds are found in consumer products such as antacids, astringents, buffered aspirin, food additives and antiperspirants. Powdered Al metal is often used in explosives and fireworks. No human data were available on respiratory tract and eye irritation following acute/s... more
ISBN: 978-91-85971-34-3
ISSN: 0346-7821
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