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HHE determination report no. HHE-73-5-110, Cummins Northeastern, Incorporated, Dedham, Massachusetts.
Cincinnati, OH: U.S. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, Public Health Service, Centers for Disease Control, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, HHE 73-5-110, 1974 Oct; :1-6
Environmental evaluation reveals that employee exposure to phenol (108952), cresol, methylene-chloride (75092) and sodium-hydroxide (1310732) mist found in the cleaning room and chassis cleaning area of a maintenance shop engaged in servicing diesel engines are not toxic. Medical interviews fail to elicit relevant symptoms associated with exposures to the substances evaluated.
NIOSH-Publication; NIOSH-Author; HHE-73-5-110; NIOSH-Health-Hazard-Evaluation; Region-1; Hazards-Unconfirmed; Degreasers; Organic-solvents; Air-quality-measurement; Air-sampling; Author Keywords: phenol/cresol; methylene chloride; sodium hydroxide; cleaning room; chassis cleaning; odor
108-95-2; 75-09-2; 1310-73-2; 1319-77-3
Field Studies; Hazard Evaluation and Technical Assistance
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