Experimental studies with palygorskite dusts.

  title={Experimental studies with palygorskite dusts.},
  author={J. Christopher Wagner and David Mervyn Griffiths and D E Munday},
  journal={British journal of industrial medicine},
  volume={44 11},
As the preliminary results of experimental studies on dust from the palygorskite group have led to some confusion a detailed description of the completed investigation is given for clarification. As in other experiments the biological effects have been shown to be associated with the physical characteristics of the fibres in these specimens. Samples of sepiolite and attapulgite from Spain and a single sample of palygorskite from the United Kingdom have been studied. Serious abnormalities were… CONTINUE READING