By S.D. Gangolli
This re-creation of The Dictionary and components and their results (DOSE) supersedes the well known 1st version, and provides the advantage of unfastened sitewide entry to the DOSE searchable internet database. the first variation has been thoroughly revised, up to date and prolonged with the entire most modern major information at the chemical compounds identified to have opposed results on lifeforms or the surroundings. the recent version is a needs to for all those that want easy accessibility to a unmarried resource of the most recent crucial and entirely referenced information on chemical compounds that are identified to have major poisonous or environmental results. the internet database is perfect for precise searches and customized info retrieval. The second version of DOSE comprises new toxicity, environmental and regulatory facts from the world's literature, offered in concise summaries. those new info are crucial for the exact overview of the hazards linked to the use and disposal of chemical compounds. facts on over a hundred chemical substances new to this variation were further, together with endocrine disruptors, foodstuff cancer agents, insecticides and compounds studied by means of IARC and NTP. the entire 4000 chemical substances inside the 1st version were reviewed. New and up-to-date details for those chemical compounds comprises: * occupational publicity limits for six international locations * fresh toxicity and ecotoxicity information * result of new carcinogenicity, mutagenicity and environmental destiny reviews * the most recent regulatory requisites DOSE 2d version includes 7 hardcover volumes protecting over 4000 chemical substances alphabetically, and contains indexes of substance names and synonyms, molecular formulae, and CAS Registry Numbers; glossaries of scientific phrases and Latin to English organism names; an abbreviations directory and a complete consultant to the categories of information and their starting place. loose sitewide entry to the DOSE net database is incorporated within the buy rate. as well as the RSC print/web database package deal, DOSE is offered through Knovel's Engineering and clinical on-line Reference, situated at www.knovel.com.
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