Subject: Chemical explosion | Original Article | Industrial accident | Odour | Post-traumatic stress symptoms | Subjective health complaints
mesheuropmc: fungi | psychological phenomena and processes
Foul-smelling environmental pollution was a major concern following a chemical workplace explosion. Malodorous pollution has previously been associated with aggravated physical and psychological health, and in persons affected by a trauma, an incidence-related odour can... View more
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2 Folkehelseinstituttet. Miljømedisinsk vurdering av kjemikalieulykken ved Vest Tank 24.5.2007 i Gulen [Environmental medicine assessment of the chemical accident in Vest Tank 24 May 2007 in Gulen] (In Norwegian). Oslo: Nasjonalt folkehelseinstitutt 2008.