Industrial Hygiene Chemistry, Volume 1, Lecture Manual, (590).
The first volume of the student manual covering industrial hygiene chemistry is presented. The course, developed by the Division of Training and Manpower Development, NIOSH, is designed for personnel in the field of occupational health who require specialized training in monitoring and evaluating the work environment. The manual will allow students to continue studying after they have completed the course by referral to the outline, notes, and other references. Recommended prerequisites for the course include an undergraduate degree in chemistry (or its equivalent) along with at least 1 year of experience in instrumental analysis. The course consists of 18 lessons that cover the topics through lectures, demonstrations, and laboratory work. Volume 1 contains the lecture material. The lecture topics include direct reading instruments, air flow calibration and sampling, introduction to spectrophotometry, instrumentation and applications of spectrophotometry, introduction to spectroscopy and atomic absorption spectrometry, introduction to chromatography, instrumentation and applications of chromatography, biological monitoring, anodic stripping voltametry, sample concentration methods, microanalysis, and high pressure liquid chromatography. Practice exercises, problems, and self tests are included.
Division of Training and Manpower Development, NIOSH, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Cincinnati, Ohio, 575 pages, 181 references