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


July 1978
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication Number 78-174

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Table of Contents

Table of Contents
Content Document
Preface 78-174A.PDF (11 pages, 227K)pdf icon
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)pdf icon
II. Introduction
III. Health Hazards From Exposure in Pesticide Manufacture and Formulation 78-174C.PDF (165 pages, 6,467K)pdf icon
IV. Engineering Controls 78-174D.PDF (29 pages, 1,115K)pdf icon
V. Work Practices 78-174E.PDF (58 pages, 2,266K)pdf icon
VI. Development of the Standard 78-174F.PDF (22 pages, 858K)pdf icon
VII. Research Needs
VIII. References 78-174G.PDF (30 pages, 1,492K)pdf icon
IX. Appendix I – Classification of Pesticides 78-174H.PDF (28 pages, 900K)pdf icon
X. Appendix II – Methods for Biochemical Determination of Cholinesterase Activity in Blood 78-174I.PDF (24 pages, 633K)pdf icon
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)pdf icon

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