Accession Number:

AD0405059

Title:

THE DETAILED COMPOSITION OF FECES, SWEAT, AND URINE: AN ANNOTATED BIBLIOGRAPHY

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

LOCKHEED MISSILES AND SPACE CO INC SUNNYVALE CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1962-03-01

Pagination or Media Count:

216.0

Abstract:

The increased importance of closed-cycle life support systems has produced for accumulating information on by-products of human metabolism. This publication consists of 598 references covering the composition of feces, sweat, and urine. Topics which are discussed include methods of analysis the constancy at which the formed or waste products are created and the relative influence exerted thereon by diet, climate, body activity, and stress. Most of the references were published between January 1957 and June 1962. A subject index is included.

Subject Categories:

  • Biochemistry
  • Solid Wastes and Pollution and Control

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE