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HHE determination report no. HHE-73-48-64, Gates Rubber Company, Braided Hose Division, Denver, Colorado.
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 73-48-64, 1973 Aug; :1-4
Environmental evaluation and medical studies indicate that the exposure to lead (7439921) at a rubber hose manufacturing plant is not in concentrations that are toxic to the workers. The average concentration of lead in the air is 0.087 milligrams per cubic meter. The lead levels of the workers are below 60 micrograms per 100 milliliters whole blood.
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