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HHE determination report no. HHE-73-178-158, Magnavox Company of Tennessee, Andrews, North Carolina.
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 73-178-158, 1974 Nov; :1-11
Environmental and medical evaluations in a plant manufacturing television and stereo cabinets reveal no health hazard to color patchers and spray booth operators exposed to normal-butyl-acetate (123864), methyl-isobutyl-ketone (108101), toluene (108883), and xylene (1330207). Roundtable shaper operators are exposed to potentially toxic concentrations of wood dust. Recommendations include improved plant ventilation, improved exhaust system in the roundtable shaper area, and use of respirators when spraying paint.
NIOSH-Publication; NIOSH-Author; HHE-73-178-158; Region-4; Hazards-Unconfirmed; Toxicity; Dust-control; Air-quality-measurement; Ventilation-systems; Environmental-contaminants; Air-sampling; Respiratory-protective-equipment; Organic-solvents; Author Keywords: color patchers; spray booth operators; normal-butyl acetate; methyl isobutyl ketone
123-86-4; 108-10-1; 108-88-3; 1330-20-7
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