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HHE determination report no. HHE-74-49-191, Owens-Illinois Glass Company, Atlanta, Georgia.
Ruhe RL; Lucas JB
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 74-49-191, 1975 May; :1-8
Environmental evaluation of a glass manufacturing company (SIC-3231) reveals that airborne dusts containing free silica (7631869) in batch houses are not toxic at the concentrations found. A potential hazard from silica dust exists to maintenance men servicing the batch house equipment. Measures for the control of free silica dust are presented.
NIOSH-Publication; NIOSH-Author; HHE-74-49-191; Region-4; Hazard-Confirmed; Dust-control; Air-quality-control; Environmental-contaminants; Author Keywords: respirable dust; total dust; free silica; crystalline silica
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