Utilities and Limitations of Behavioral Techniques in Industrial Toxicology

  • Timothy O. T. Ts’O
  • Basil K. J. Leong
  • Maynard B. Chenoweth
Part of the Environmental Science Research book series (ESRH, volume 5)


When a manufacturer proposes to produce a new chemical, he has an obligation to the health of his workers and customers. Our laboratory, one of the first industrial toxicology and industrial hygiene laboratories in this country, was established in 1933 to help meet this obligation. As a result, we were ready when the enactment of the Occupational Health and Safety Act of 1971 made these research efforts legally obligatory.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Timothy O. T. Ts’O
    • 1
  • Basil K. J. Leong
    • 1
  • Maynard B. Chenoweth
    • 1
  1. 1.Chemical Biology ResearchDow Chemical USAMidlandUSA

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