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HHE determination report no. HHE-73-93-199, Dunlop Tire and Rubber Company, Huntsville, Alabama.
Markel HL Jr.; 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 73-93-199, 1975 Jun; :1-10
Environmental and medical evaluations of a plant manufacturing automotive tires reveal levels of zinc-oxide (1314132), manganese (7439965), and copper (7440508) are non-toxic; however, a high concentration of particulate dusts of unknown toxicity is determined to present a potential hazard. Recommendations are presented for control of particulate dust and for the prevention of possible contact dermatitis.
NIOSH-Publication; NIOSH-Author; HHE-73-93-199; Region-4; Hazard-Confirmed; Dust-control; Allergic-reactions; Skin-disorders; Air-quality-control; Author Keywords: zinc oxide; manganese; copper; nuisance dust; dermatitis
1314-13-2; 7439-96-5; 7440-50-8
Field Studies; Hazard Evaluation and Technical Assistance
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