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Author Lioy, Paul J.

Title Dust : the inside story of its role in the September 11th aftermath / Paul J. Lioy.

Imprint Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield, c2010.


Description xix, 250 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents When life changed -- Collecting dust at Ground Zero -- Freeing the WTC dust -- Who is in charge here? -- Timing is everything -- A scientific framework -- The presence of lead (Pb) -- What was in that WTC dust? -- Into the unknown : exposure and health -- Talking and writing : to what end? -- WTC dust sticks like glue -- Exposure science in future catastrophes.
Subject Dust -- New York (State) -- New York -- Environmental aspects.
Dust -- Analysis.
Dust -- Health aspects.
September 11 Terrorist Attacks, 2001 -- Health aspects.
Air -- Pollution -- Measurement.
Pulmonary toxicology.
World Trade Center Site (New York, N.Y.)
ISBN 9781442201484 (cloth : alk. paper)
1442201487 (cloth : alk. paper)

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