By S.D. Gangolli
This re-creation of The Dictionary and ingredients and their results (DOSE) supersedes the well known 1st variation, and provides the good thing about loose sitewide entry to the DOSE searchable internet database. the first version has been thoroughly revised, up to date and prolonged with all of the most recent major information at the chemical substances identified to have hostile results on lifeforms or the surroundings. the hot variation is a needs to for all those that desire quick access to a unmarried resource of the newest crucial and entirely referenced info on chemical compounds that are identified to have major poisonous or environmental results. the net database is perfect for designated searches and customized info retrieval. The 2d variation of DOSE comprises new toxicity, environmental and regulatory info from the world's literature, offered in concise summaries. those new information are crucial for the exact review of the dangers linked to the use and disposal of chemical substances. facts on over a hundred chemical substances new to this variation were additional, together with endocrine disruptors, meals cancer agents, insecticides and compounds studied via IARC and NTP. all the 4000 chemical compounds inside the 1st variation were reviewed. New and up to date details for those chemical substances contains: * occupational publicity limits for six international locations * fresh toxicity and ecotoxicity information * result of new carcinogenicity, mutagenicity and environmental destiny stories * the newest regulatory specifications DOSE second version contains 7 hardcover volumes masking over 4000 chemical substances alphabetically, and contains indexes of substance names and synonyms, molecular formulae, and CAS Registry Numbers; glossaries of clinical phrases and Latin to English organism names; an abbreviations directory and a complete consultant to the kinds of information and their starting place. loose sitewide entry to the DOSE net database is incorporated within the buy cost. as well as the RSC print/web database package deal, DOSE is out there through Knovel's Engineering and clinical on-line Reference, positioned at www.knovel.com.