Criteria for a Recommended Standard: Occupational Exposure to Tungsten and Cemented Tungsten Carbide

September 1977
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication Number 77-227

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Table of Contents

Content Document
Preface 77-227A.PDF (29 pages, 837K)Cdc-pdf
Review Consultants
I. Recommendations for a Standard for Tungsten and Cemented Tungsten Carbide
II. Introduction
III. Biologic Effects of Exposure 77-227B.PDF (79 pages, 2,920K)Cdc-pdf
IV. Environmental Data and Engineering Controls 77-227C.PDF (22 pages, 802K)Cdc-pdf
V. Work Practices
VI. Development of Standard 77-227D.PDF (24 pages, 924K)Cdc-pdf
VII. Research Needs
VIII. References
IX. Appendix I – Method for Sampling Tungsten and its Products in Air 77-227E.PDF (29 pages, 768K)Cdc-pdf
X. Appendix II – Analytical Method for Tungsten
XI. Appendix III – Material Safety Data Sheet
XII. Tables

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