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Publication Type
Book Chapter
UWI Author(s)
Author, Analytic
Kahwa, Ishenkumba A.
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Department of Chemistry
Title, Analytic
Hazardous materials inside and outside the work place environment
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Science, Technology & Innovation: UWI Mona leading the nation
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Place of Publication
Mona, Jamaica
Publisher Name
University of the West Indies
Date of Publication
2004
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Page(s)
70-73
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Abstract
The author looks at strategic solutions to challenges facing Jamaicans in the safe use, handling and disposal of hazardous materials. Special focus is placed on the safe use, handling and disposal of material such as asbestos. The study undertaken determines the extent to which asbestos was in use, handling methods employed by workers and the nature of the health threat posed by asbestos usage in Jamaica.....
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