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HHE determination report no. HHE-73-179-123, Empire-Detroit Steel Division, New Boston, Ohio.
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 73-179-123, 1974 Mar; :1-3
The airborne concentration of carbon-monoxide in the blast furnace area of a steel mill as measured at the time of evaluation is not toxic. The determination is based on results from environmental samples collected in the work area, employee interviews, and known toxicity of carbon-monoxide (630080).
NIOSH-Publication; NIOSH-Author; HHE-73-179-123; Region-5; Hazard-Unconfirmed; Air-quality-measurement; Steelmaking; Air-sampling; Inorganic-gases; Toxic-gases; Metallurgy; Author Keywords: carbon monoxide; CO; blast furnace
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