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HHE determination report no. HHE-74-41-165, Ranco Controls, Division of Ranco Inc., Worthington, Ohio.
Lucas JB; Flesch JP; Ruhe RL
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 74-41-165, 1975 Jan; :1-6
A high percentage of workers in the initial electric control assembly and inspection department are found to have periodically experienced cutaneous irritation from occupational exposure to fibrous glass. Measured concentrations of airborne particulates were found to be well below existing standards for fibrous glass dust on the day of measurement.
NIOSH-Author; NIOSH-Publication; HHE-74-41-165; Region-5; Hazard-Unconfirmed; Glass-fibers; Skin-disorders; Environmental-contamination; Air-contamination; Author Keywords: cutaneous irritation; fibrous glass; total dust; respirable dust
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