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Makes a speciality of key advancements within the environmentally-friendly construction of power and its conservation via an improved realizing of the chemical methods concerned
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There is adequate evidence from studies done in animals that habitual exposure to cadmium compounds is associated with increased frequency of lung tumours. The toxic effects of oral cadmium ingestion have been well studied in animals, and significant data from exposed humans has been accumulated. In humans, the most severe cases of oral cadmium toxicity have been associated with ingestion of foods or fluids contaminated by storage in cadmium-plated containers. Lethal doses have been reported to be about 20 to 130 mg/kg human weight.
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Chemistry, Energy and the Environment by C.A.C. Sequeira and J.B. Moffat (Eds.)