Criteria for a Recommended Standard: Occupational Exposure to Hydrogen Cyanide and Cyanide Salts [NaCN, KCN, and Ca(CN)2]


October 1976
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication Number 77-108

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Table of Contents

Table of Contents
Content Document
Contents 77-108A.PDF (10 pages, 155K)pdf icon
Review Committees
Review Consultants
I. Recommendations for Cyanide Standards 77-108B.PDF (36 pages, 1,134K)pdf icon
II. Introduction
III. Biologic Effects of Exposure 77-108C.PDF (59 pages, 2,147K)pdf icon
IV. Environmental Data 77-108D.PDF (28 pages, 999K)pdf icon
V. Development of Standard
VI. Work Practices
VII. Research Needs 77-108E.PDF (23 pages, 898K)pdf icon
VIII. References
IX. Appendix I – Methods for Sampling Cyanides in Air and Calibration 77-108F.PDF (23 pages, 593K)pdf icon
X. Appendix II – Method for Analysis of Cyanide Samples
XI. Appendix III – Hydrogen Cyanide Monitors
XII. Appendix IV – Material Safety Data Sheet
XIII. Appendix V – First-Aid and Treatment Kits 77-108G.PDF (23 pages, 558K)pdf icon
XIV. Tables and Figure

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