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Proceedings of the Symposium on Talc, Washington, DC, May 8, 1973.
NTIS: PB 234 671 :102 pages
A symposium on the health hazards of respirable dust in the mining and milling of talc was held on May 8, 1973, in Washington, DC. The results of medical effects on both human and animal subjects were presented. Methods for identification and classification of talc minerals were also presented. Analytical techniques discussed included x-ray diffraction, scanning electron microscope observation, electron probe, and optical microscopy.
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