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Title 1001 chemicals in everyday products / Grace Ross Lewis.
Imprint New York : Wiley, ©1999.


 Internet  Electronic Book    AVAILABLE
Edition 2nd ed.
Description 1 online resource (x, 388 pages)
Note "A Wiley-Interscience publication."
Includes index.
Available only to authorized UTEP users.
Print version record.
Subject Chemicals.
Food additives -- Analysis.
Cosmetics -- Analysis.
Detergents -- Analysis.
Contents Consumer's chemical questions -- Food additives -- Cosmetics -- Cleaning products -- Miscellaneous questions -- Chemicals -- Appendix: Poison control centers.
Summary "Here are fast, hands-on answers to crucial questions about hundreds of chemical substances we come into contact with on a regular basis. From MSG in food to perchloroethylene in dry cleaning, this A-Z guide provides clear, no-nonsense information on the use and health effects of hundreds of chemicals found in food, medicines, cosmetics, cleaning solutions, lawn and garden products, and more. Well-organized and easy-to-use, it gives you the help you need to make smarter choices about the products you choose - for yourself and your family." "Inside you'll find entries listing products, uses, precautions, and synonyms; direct answers to over 250 frequently asked questions on everyday chemicals; handy product and chemical synonym indexes; and a nationwide listing of Poison Control Centers"--Jacket.
Other Title Print version: Lewis, Grace Ross. 1001 chemicals in everyday products. 2nd ed. New York : Wiley, ©1999 0471292125
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