Criteria for a Recommended Standard: Occupational Exposures in Coal Gasification Plants


September 1978
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication Number 78-191

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Table of Contents

Table of Contents
Content Document
Preface 78-191A.PDF (26 pages, 1,160K)pdf icon
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I. Recommendations for a Coal Gasification Standard
II. Introduction
III. Hazards to Health and Safety From Exposures in Coal Gasification Plants 78-191B.PDF (33 pages, 1,419K)pdf icon
IV. Workplace Monitoring 78-191C.PDF (23 pages, 1,318K)pdf icon
V. Engineering Controls
VI. Work Practices 78-191D.PDF (17 pages, 986K)pdf icon
VII. Development of Standard
VIII. Research Needs
IX. References 78-191E.PDF (20 pages, 899K)pdf icon
X. Glossary
XI. Appendix I – Process Description: High-BTU Coal Gasification 78-191F.PDF (66 pages, 3,024K)pdf icon
XII. Appendix II – Process Description: Coal Gasification (Low- or Medium-BTU) Utilizing Bituminous Coal or Lower Ranked Feedstocks 78-191G.PDF (20 pages, 768K)pdf icon
XIII. Appendix III – Process Description: Coal Gasification (Low- or Medium-BTU) Utilizing Anthracite Feedstock or Very High Temperatures
XIV. Appendix IV – Safety
XV. Appendix V – Sampling and Analysis for Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons
XVI. Appendix VI – Noise Table

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