Accession Number : AD0780998

Title :   The Problem of Mercury Contamination of the Biological Environment and Domestic Animals,

Corporate Author : ARMY FOREIGN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY CENTER CHARLOTTESVILLE VA

Personal Author(s) : Szprengier,Teresa

Report Date : 03 MAY 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 9

Abstract : The toxicity of mercury and organic and inorganic mercury compounds in human and animal organisms is discussed, with a survey of the nature and extent of mercuric contamination of the environment, with particular stress on the role played by mercury-containing fungicides. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Mercury, *Contamination, *Pollution, Environments, Fungicides, Toxicity, Humans, Animals, Translations, Poland

Subject Categories : Toxicology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE