By Vera M. Kolb
This multi-author paintings bargains with the sensible points of teratogens - chemical compounds which reason start defects. it truly is designed to be used as a special advisor to those chemical compounds during which you will see that all correct details. the problems lined comprise: tips on how to receive information regarding the teratogenic strength of chemical compounds; teratogenic chemical substances in undergraduate chemistry laboratories; secure dealing with of teratogenic chemical substances; teratogenicity of insecticides and different toxins within the surroundings; occupational publicity and being pregnant end result; id and prevention of reproductive dangers in undefined; and the long term results of chemical compounds at the constructing mind. an inventory of roughly 5,000 chemical substances recognized to reason reproductive results is given. A entire bibliography is integrated with each one bankruptcy delivering updated references for extra in-depth assurance. The monograph may be of curiosity to educational and business chemists, well-being pros, in addition to either undergraduate and graduate scholars in overall healthiness and comparable sciences.