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Cancer and Noncancer Mortality among Aluminum Smelting Workers in Badin, North Carolina

Citation

McClure, Elizabeth S.; Vasudevan, Pavithra; DeBono, Nathan L.; Robinson, Whitney R.; Marshall, Stephen W.; & Richardson, David B. (Online ahead of print). Cancer and Noncancer Mortality among Aluminum Smelting Workers in Badin, North Carolina. American Journal of Industrial Medicine.

Abstract

BACKGROUND: Badin, North Carolina, hosted an aluminum smelting plant from 1917 to 2007. The Concerned Citizens of West Badin reported suspected excess cancer mortality among former employees. This study aimed to investigate these concerns.

URL

http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ajim.23150

Reference Type

Journal Article

Journal Title

American Journal of Industrial Medicine

Author(s)

McClure, Elizabeth S.
Vasudevan, Pavithra
DeBono, Nathan L.
Robinson, Whitney R.
Marshall, Stephen W.
Richardson, David B.

Year Published

Online ahead of print

Reference ID

12791