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HHE Report No. HHE-75-26-245, Babcock and Wilcox Company, Canton, Ohio.

Authors
Gilles-D; Rostand-RA
Source
NIOSH 1975 Dec:11 pages
Link
NIOSHTIC No.
00051773
Abstract
On the basis of environmental sampling and employee interviews, no health hazard from exposure to 1,1,1-trichloroethane (1299894), toluene (108883), xylene (108383), methyl-isobutyl-ketone (108101), kerosene (8008206) and mineral spirits is found to exist within the worksite areas of the Babcock and Wilcox Company (SIC-3433), Canton, Ohio, at the time of the evaluation. The company is engaged in the manufacture of power generation equipment and boiler fabrication. Personal protection is recommended for employees in the catapult area where mineral spirit are sprayed onto the catapult cylinders.
Keywords
NIOSH-Health-Hazard-Evaluation; NIOSH-Author; HHE-75-26-245; Hazards-Unconfirmed; Region-5; Chlorinated-hydrocarbons; Toxic-substances; Aromatic-hydrocarbons; Organic-solvents; Toxic-vapors; Personal-protective-equipment;
CAS No.
1299-89-4; 108-88-3; 108-38-3; 108-10-1; 8008-20-6;
Publication Date
19751201
Document Type
Hazard Evaluation and Technical Assistance; Field Studies
Fiscal Year
1976
NTIS Accession No.
PB-249425
NTIS Price
A03
Identifying No.
HHE-75-26-245
NIOSH Division
DSHEFS;
SIC Code
3433;
Source Name
Hazard Evaluation Services Branch, NIOSH, Cincinnati, Ohio, Report No. HHE-75-26-245, 11 pages
State
OH;
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