Criteria for a Recommended Standard: Occupational Exposure to Benzene


July 1974
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication Number 74-137

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Table of Contents

Table of Contents
Content Document
Preface 74-137A.PDF (28 pages, 721K)pdf icon
Review Committees
I. Recommendations for a Benzene Standard
II. Introduction
III. Biologic Effects of Exposure 74-137B.PDF (37 pages, 1,436K)pdf icon
IV. Environmental Data 74-137C.PDF (26 pages, 875K)pdf icon
V. Development of Standard
VI. References 74-137D.PDF (26 pages, 899K)pdf icon
VII. Appendix I – Method for Sampling and Analytical Procedures for Determination of Benzene
VIII. Appendix II – Methods for Determination of Exposure Areas to Benzene
IX. Appendix III – Biologic Method for Sampling and Analysis of Benzene 74-137E.PDF (30 pages, 641K)pdf icon
X. Appendix IV – Special Medical Considerations
XI. Appendix V – Material Safety Data Sheet
XII. Tables and Figures

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