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HHE determination report no. HHE-74-53-179, Container Corporation of America, Piqua, Ohio.
Thoburn TW; Rosensteel RE
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 74-53-179, 1975 Mar; :1-4
Environmental and medical evaluation of methyl-methacrylate (80626) exposure during mixing of liquid resin and when machining hardened resin reveals that present levels are not toxic. Evidence of past toxic exposure is evidenced by dermatitis and facial swelling. Recommendation is made for providing makeup air when the laboratory hood fan is operating.
NIOSH-Author; NIOSH-Publication; HHE-74-53-179; Region-5; Hazard-Unconfirmed; Skin-disorders; Irritants; Ventilation; Toxicity; Air-quality-control; Author Keywords: methyl methacrylate; vapors; resin; dust
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