Accession Number : ADA310298

Title :   Toxicity of Tungsten, Molybdenum, and Tantalum and the Environmental and Occupation Laws Associated with their Manufacture, Use, and Disposal.

Descriptive Note : Special publication,

Corporate Author : ARMY ARMAMENT RESEARCH DEVELOPMENT AND ENGINEERING CENTER PICATINNY ARSENAL N J ARMAMENT ENGINEERING DIRECTORATE

Personal Author(s) : Kerwien, Stacey C.

PDF Url : ADA310298

Report Date : JUN 1996

Pagination or Media Count : 15

Abstract : This report gives an account of the toxicity of tungsten, molybdenum, and tantalum to humans. A brief summary of the environmental and occupational safety laws related to the manufacture, use, and disposal of these metals is provided.

Descriptors :   *TOXICITY, *MOLYBDENUM, *TANTALUM, *TUNGSTEN, MANUFACTURING, TOXIC HAZARDS, NICKEL, WASTE DISPOSAL, CARCINOGENS, ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION, PUBLIC HEALTH, REGULATIONS, SKIN(ANATOMY), TUNGSTEN ALLOYS, COBALT, PUBLIC SAFETY, WASTES(INDUSTRIAL), COBALT ALLOYS, METAL POISONING.

Subject Categories : Toxicology
      Metallurgy and Metallography
      Environmental Health and Safety

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE