Current Use of Ambient and Biological Monitoring: Reference Workplace Hazards. Organic Toxic Agents — Aromatic Amines II

  • L. Fishbein


Highlights of the principal analytical methodologies (gas chromatographic, high pressure liquid chromatographic, and spectrophotofluorimetric) were reviewed for the analysis of benzidine and its congeners (principally 3,3’-dichloro-, 3,3’’-dimethyl-, and 3,3 ’-methoxy benzidines) as well as a number of their azo dyes. Emphasis was focused on the determination of these agents in environmental and biological samples. Additional monitoring techniques di scuss ed involved the utility of chromogenic and fluorescent derivatives of aromatic carcinogenic amines.


High Pressure Liquid Chroma Aromatic Amine Human Urine Pigment Yellow Free Amine 
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  • L. Fishbein
    • 1
  1. 1.USA

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