I= STUDIES OF CHEMICAL COMPOSITION OF COTTON DUST FOR ITS TOXICITY AND EVALUATION OF COTTON DUST BORNE DISEASES
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Title of Thesis
STUDIES OF CHEMICAL COMPOSITION OF COTTON DUST FOR ITS TOXICITY AND EVALUATION OF COTTON DUST BORNE DISEASES

Author(s)
ILyas Ahmed Faridi
Institute/University/Department Details
University of the Punjab
Session
1990
Subject
Chemistry
Number of Pages
236
Keywords (Extracted from title, table of contents and abstract of thesis)
cotton dust, toxicity, cotton dust borne diseases, byssinosis, cotton dust sampling, personal sampler

Abstract
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1 0 Contents
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2 1 Introduction 1
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  1.1 History 1
  1.2 Cotton From Seed To Sheet 2
  1.3 Cotton Dust Borne Disease & Preventive Measures 8
  1.4 Variation In The Composition Of Cotton Dust 20
  1.5 Need Of A Personal Dust Sampler 22
  1.6 Cotton Dust Sampling 27
  1.7 Analytical Techniques Used For Chemical Analysis Hpl Chromatographic Theory 30
  1.8 Atomic Absorption Spectrophotometeric Theory 48
  1.9 Dust Sampling Techniques 52
  1.10 Cotton In Pakistan 55
  1.11 Aims & Objects 57
3 2 Materials And Methods 60
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  2.1 Materials Used During This Research 60
  2.2 Method 62
  2.3 Analysis Of Total Organic Contents Other Than Cellulose 66
  2.4 Quantitative Analysis Of Organic Components Of Cotton Dust 68
  2.5 Analysis Of Inorganic Contents Of Cotton Dust 81
  2.6 Method For The Development Of Personal Sampler 86
  2.7 Method For The Development Of Nomogram Of Peak Expiratory Flow Rate 88
4 3 Discussion & Results 89
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  3.1 Method For The Chemical Analysis Of Cotton Dust 91
  3.2 Development Of A Personal Sampler 153
  3.3 Preparation Of Nomogram Of Local Population 164
  3.4 Evaluation Of Byssinosis 176
5 4 Summary 188
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6 5 References 191
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