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Report of Survey of Tuscaloosa Metallurgy Research Laboratory.
NIOSH 1967 Aug:9 pages
A medical and environmental monitoring program for tetrabromoethane, threshold limit value of 1 part per million in air, is conducted in production of spodumene concentrates in a heavy liquid separation plant for ores. A combination of local exhaust and high-dilution rates are cited for keeping air concentrations of tetrabromoethane below safe limits. Design features are given for the pilot concentration plant, and ventilation and monitoring systems; and physical, chemical, and toxic properties are given for tetrabromoethane.
Ore-beneficiation; Organic-solvents; TLV; Ventilation-systems; Air-quality-measurement; Brominated-hydrocarbons; Brominated-ethanes; Exhaust-ventilation;
NIOSH, National Center for Urban and Industrial Health, Report No. TR-43, 9 pages, 2 references
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