Criteria for a Recommended Standard: Occupational Exposure to Formaldehyde


December 1976
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication Number 77-126

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Table of Contents

Table of Contents
Content Document
Preface 77-126A.PDF (11 pages, 176K)pdf icon
NIOSH Review Committee
Review Consultants
I. Recommendations for a Formaldehyde Standard 77-126B.PDF (20 pages, 676K)pdf icon
II. Introduction
III. Biologic Effects of Exposure 77-126C.PDF (61 pages, 2,356K)pdf icon
IV. Environmental Data 77-126D.PDF (29 pages, 1,028K)pdf icon
V. Development of Standard
VI. Work Practices
VII. Occupational Research Priorities for Formaldehyde
VIII. References 77-126E.PDF (29 pages, 1,066K)pdf icon
IX. Appendix I – Sampling of Formaldehyde in Air
X. Appendix II – Analytical Method for Formaldehyde in Air
XI. Appendix III – Material Safety Data Sheet 77-126F.PDF (27 pages, 598K)pdf icon
XII. Tables and Figures

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