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Criteria for a recommended standard... occupational exposure to xylene.
Rockville, MD: 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. 75-168, 1975 Jan; :1-101
Recommendations are made for a standard of occupational exposure to xylene (1330207), based on the health effects of exposure to the solvent. The main topics covered are: recommendations regarding the quality of the workplace air, periodic medical examinations, labeling, personal protective equipment, informing employees of hazards, work practices, sanitation, monitoring and recordkeeping; biologic effects of exposure; environmental data and biologic evaluation; and development of standard.
NIOSH-Publication; NIOSH-Contract; Contract-099-73-0039; Organic-solvents; Exposure-limits; Preventive-medicine; Air-quality-control; Safety-equipment; Toxicology; Analytical-methods; Control-measures; Safety-standards; Air-sampling; Epidemiology
Numbered Publication; Criteria Document
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DHEW (NIOSH) Publication No. 75-168; Contract-099-73-0039
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
Tabershaw-Cooper and Associates, Inc.
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