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HHE determination report no. HHE-74-84-188, Cosmo Plastics Company, Fredericksburg, 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 74-84-188, 1975 Apr; :1-5
Medical evaluation of employees exposed to fibrous glass - reinforced nylon resin reveals a low incidence of fibrous glass dermatitis. Recommendations include immediate cleansing of exposed skin, wearing loose fitting garments to avoid trapping fibrous glass, and use of barrier creams.
NIOSH-Author; NIOSH-Publication; HHE-74-84-188; Region-5; Hazard-Unconfirmed; Skin-disorders; Industrial-hygiene; Sensitization; Hypersensitivity; Author Keywords: fibrous glass; molding; regrinding; nylon resin; dermatitis
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