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HHE determination report no. HHE-73-86-114, Swiss Cleaning Company, Providence, Rhode Island.

Authors
Eddleston-MT; Polakoff-PL
Source
Cincinnati, OH: U.S. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, Public Health Service, Centers for Disease Control, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, HHE 73-86-114, 1974 Mar; :1-10
NIOSHTIC No.
00027292
Abstract
Environmental survey and medical evaluation of workers in a dry cleaning industry reveal potential toxic levels of tetrachloroethylene (127184). Workers' symptomology includes dizziness, fatigue, nausea, and eye irritation. Recommendations include additional ventilation and use of respirators when cleaning the solvent distiller filter.
Keywords
NIOSH-Publication; NIOSH-Author; HHE-73-86-114; Region-1; Hazard-Confirmed; Air-sampling; Fumes; Organic-solvents; Chlorinated-hydrocarbons; Toxicity; Personal-protective-equipment; Neurological-disorders; Author Keywords: dry cleaning; tetrachloroethylene; perchloroethylene-PERK; urinary test
CAS No.
127-18-4
Publication Date
19740301
Document Type
Field Studies; Hazard Evaluation and Technical Assistance
Fiscal Year
1974
NTIS Accession No.
PB-232742
NTIS Price
A02
Identifying No.
HHE-73-86-114
NIOSH Division
DSHEFS
Source Name
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
State
RI; OH
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