Criteria for a Recommended Standard: Occupational Exposure During the Manufacture and Formulation of Pesticides

July 1978
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication Number 78-174

This Criteria Document is contained in PDF files, for ease of handling. The following table of contents allows you to open or download the files containing the sections of the document you want to see.

Table of Contents

Content Document
Preface 78-174A.PDF (11 pages, 227K)Cdc-pdf
Review Consultants on Pesticides
Federal Agencies
Professional Society
I. Recommendations for a Standard for Pesticide Manufacturing and Formulating Industries 78-174B.PDF (38 pages, 1,225K)Cdc-pdf
II. Introduction
III. Health Hazards From Exposure in Pesticide Manufacture and Formulation 78-174C.PDF (165 pages, 6,467K)Cdc-pdf
IV. Engineering Controls 78-174D.PDF (29 pages, 1,115K)Cdc-pdf
V. Work Practices 78-174E.PDF (58 pages, 2,266K)Cdc-pdf
VI. Development of the Standard 78-174F.PDF (22 pages, 858K)Cdc-pdf
VII. Research Needs
VIII. References 78-174G.PDF (30 pages, 1,492K)Cdc-pdf
IX. Appendix I – Classification of Pesticides 78-174H.PDF (28 pages, 900K)Cdc-pdf
X. Appendix II – Methods for Biochemical Determination of Cholinesterase Activity in Blood 78-174I.PDF (24 pages, 633K)Cdc-pdf
XI. Appendix III – OSHA Exposure Limits for Certain Pesticides
XII. Appendix IV – NIOSH Recommended Exposure Limits for Certain Pesticides
XIII. Appendix V – Material Safety Data Sheet
XIV. Tables and Figures 78-174J.PDF (36 pages, 553K)Cdc-pdf

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