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Walk-through Survey Report as Part of the Sulfuric Acid Study at Inland Steel Company, Indiana Harbor Works, E. Chicago, Indiana.

Authors
Young-M
Source
NIOSH 1979 Aug:10 pages
Link
NIOSHTIC No.
00111592
Abstract
Worker exposure to sulfuric-acid (7664939) mist was studied at the Inland Steel Company (SIC-3312) in East Chicago, Indiana, on March 21, 1979. The company was under consideration for inclusion in a NIOSH study of the health effects of occupational sulfuric-acid mist exposure. Approximately 112 of the employees at this facility were assigned to the pickling operations that were surveyed. The company had a safety and industrial hygiene program. Medical services were provided by 4 full-time physicians, 16 nurses and 5 paramedics. Personnel records furnished demographic information and department assignments. Past exposures to sulfuric-acid were not recorded, and current exposure data was not available. The author recommends that this workforce be included in the sulfuric-acid mist study.
Keywords
NIOSH-Author; NIOSH-Survey; Field-Study; Region-5; Health-surveys; Workplace-studies; Air-contamination; Health-services; Industrial-processes; Control-methods; Occupational-health-programs; IWS-62-19;
CAS No.
7664-93-9;
Publication Date
19790803
Fiscal Year
1979
NTIS Accession No.
PB82-150962
NTIS Price
A02
Identifying No.
IWS-62-19
NIOSH Division
DSHEFS;
SIC Code
3312;
Source Name
NIOSH, Industrial Hygiene Section, Industry-wide Studies Branch, Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations and Field Studies, 10 pages
State
IN;
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