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HHE determination report no. HHE-74-103-182, Picoma Industries, Martins Ferry, Ohio.
Lucas JB; 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 74-103-182, 1975 Apr; :1-6
Medical survey of a plant using cutting oils in the manufacture of oil pipe couplings reveals excessive incidence of oil acne among machinists. Control measures recommended include personal protective equipment, frequent cleaning of surfaces, facilities for cleansing skin, early reporting of developing dermatitis, and pre-employment examinations.
NIOSH-Author; NIOSH-Publication; HHE-74-103-182; Region-5; Hazard-Confirmed; Dermatitis; Skin-disorders; Skin-irritants; Preventive-medicine; Author Keywords: dermatitis; insoluble cutting oils; Shell Hi-sulfur oils; Polar-Sol Base 208H; machinists
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