Criteria for a Recommended Standard: Occupational Exposure to Cotton Dust

DHHS (NIOSH) Publication Number 75-118

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Table of Contents

Content Document
Preface 75-118A.PDF (21 pages, 952K)Cdc-pdf
Review Consultants
Review Committee
I. Recommendations for a Cotton Dust Standard
II. Introduction
III. Biologic Effects of Exposure 75-118B.PDF (49 pages, 1,832K)Cdc-pdf
IV. Environmental Data 75-118C.PDF (21 pages, 712K)Cdc-pdf
V. Development of Standard 75-118D.PDF (21 pages, 749K)Cdc-pdf
VI. Work Practices
VII. References 75-118E.PDF (27 pages, 959K)Cdc-pdf
VIII. Appendix I – Air Sampling and Analytical Procedures for Determining Concentrations of Cotton Dust
IX. Appendix II – Material Safety Data Sheet
X. Appendix III – Report of NIOSH ad hoc Committee on Pulmonary Function Evaluation 75-118F.PDF (30 pages, 574K)Cdc-pdf
XI. Appendix IV – Respiratory Questionnaire
XII. Tables and Figures

Page last reviewed: June 6, 2014