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Health Implications of New Energy Technologies.
The Society for Occupational and Environmental Health, Washington, D.C., Ann Arbor Science Publishers, Inc., Ann Arbor, Michigan, 1980:785 pages
The proceedings of the Park City Environmental Health Conference, reviewing the risks associated with low level ionizing radiation, coal mining and conversion technologies, oil shale, solar energy and geothermal energy, and the bioeffects of microwaves are reported. Ten sections consider the topics of a model for energy development, exposure to low levels of ionizing radiation, health and environmental effects of coal mining, the transition period to long term selfsufficiency, coal combustion, oil shale developments and potential health effects, geothermal energy development, solar energy development in the future, health hazards of energy transmission and consumption, and energy research development.
NIOSH-Contract; Contract-210-79-0016; Biophysics; Radiation-hazards; Mine-workers; Worker-health; Microwave-radiation; Mining-industry; Biological-effects;
The Society for Occupational and Environmental Health, Washington, D.C., Ann Arbor Science Publishers, Inc., Ann Arbor, Michigan, 785 pages, 849 references
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