OSHA/NIOSH Hazard Alert: 1-Bromopropane
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication Number 2013-150
1-Bromopropane (1-BP) is a solvent that is used in degreasing, dry cleaning, spray adhesives, and aerosol solvents. Occupational exposure to 1-BP has been linked to neurological illnesses. Animal studies show that 1-BP may also cause cancer and reproductive disorders. Controls and personal protective equipment are available to protect workers from 1-BP exposure.
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- Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
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