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Handbook of statistical tests for evaluating employee exposure to air contaminants.
Bar-Shalom-Y; Budenaers-D; Schainker-R; Segall-A
Cincinnati, OH: U.S. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, Public Health Service, Centers for Disease Control, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, DHEW (NIOSH) Publication No. 75-147, 1975 Apr; :1-232
Results are presented of a study aimed at developing decision and estimation procedures whereby it may be determined whether the 8 hour time average of an airborne contaminant conforms to the Federal Standards. Simple procedures implementable by field inspectors not statistically trained are described, and information is presented, on the underlying assumptions and the mathematical derivation of the decision and estimation procedures.
NIOSH-Contract; Contract-099-73-0078; Environmental-contaminants; Statistics; Air-contamination
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DHEW (NIOSH) Publication No. 75-147; Contract-099-73-0078
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
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