Criteria for a Recommended Standard: Occupational Exposure to Fibrous Glass


April 1977
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication Number 77-152

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Table of Contents

Table of Contents
Content Document
Preface 77-152A.PDF (12 pages, 185K)pdf icon
Review Committee
Review Consultants
I. Recommendations for a Fibrous Glass Standard 77-152B.PDF (19 pages, 580K)pdf icon
II. Introduction
III. Biologic Effects of Exposure 77-152C.PDF (52 pages, 1,878K)pdf icon
IV. Environmental Data and Engineering Controls 77-152D.PDF (30 pages, 1,060K)pdf icon
V. Development of the Standard
VI. Work Practices 77-152E.PDF (21 pages, 723K)pdf icon
VII. Research Needs
VIII. References
IX. Appendix I – Air Sampling Method – Membrane Filter
X. Appendix II – Analytical Method – Fiber Count 77-152F.PDF (20 pages, 510K)pdf icon
XI. Appendix III – Air Sampling Method – Tared Filter
XII. Appendix IV – Analytical Method – Gravimetric Analysis
XIII. Appendix V – Material Safety Data Sheet 77-152G.PDF (19 pages, 522K)pdf icon
XIV. Appendix VI – Work Practices and Engineering Controls for Specific Types of Operations Involving Fibrous Glass
XV. Tables and Figure 77-152H.PDF (28 pages, 474K)pdf icon

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