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Occupational diseases

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Haskell Laboratory for Toxicology and Industrial Medicine records

Accession: 2739

The Haskell Laboratory was established in 1935 as a Dupont Company research laboratory tasked with identifying potential health risks that could result from DuPont products and processes. DuPont called the laboratory the first of its kind in the United States, and the lab grew to become a respected and influential leader in the fields of occupational safety and toxicology. The records in this collection provide insight into the early motivations for creating the lab. In addition, the various papers, records, and publications document the laboratory’s research interests, business operations, and human resources activities.

Dates: 1930-2013