Occupational and environmental exposure to asbestos

Book Section

The usefulness of asbestos as an industrial material must be considered to understand the breadth of its public health impact. Since its discovery as an indestructible material centuries ago, it has found countless applications. Few substances rival its engineering and commercial performance.

Full Text

Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Darcey, DJ; Feltner, C

Published Date

  • January 1, 2014

Book Title

  • Pathology of Asbestos-Associated Diseases, Third Edition

Start / End Page

  • 11 - 24

International Standard Book Number 13 (ISBN-13)

  • 9783642411922

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1007/978-3-642-41193-9_2

Citation Source

  • Scopus