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HHE determination report no. HHE-74-85-185, M. H. Gall Company, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.
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 74-85-185, 1975 Apr; :1-8
A potential health hazard is found to exist in the lamination press area from vinyl-chloride (75014) gas at the concentrations measured during normal operations. NIOSH recommendation includes reduction of air concentrations of vinyl chloride to levels not detectable as determined by the analysis. Employees exposed to measurable concentrations of vinyl chloride are instructed to wear personal respiratory protective equipment approved by NIOSH for such purpose.
NIOSH-Health-Hazard-Evaluation; NIOSH-Publication; HHE-74-85-185; Region-3; Hazard-Confirmed; Toxic-substances; Plastics-industry; Polymers; Personal-protective-equipment; Author Keywords: lamination press; vinyl chloride
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