HHE Report No. HHE-74-121-203, Hillerich and Bradsby Company, Jeffersonville, Indiana.
NIOSH 1975 Jun:11 pages
Medical and environmental evaluation in the lacquer department of a plant manufacturing baseball bats reveals that lacquer vapors from naphtha (8030306); toluene (108883), xylene (1330207), ethyl-benzene (100414), n-butyl-acetate (123864), and methyl-ethyl-ketone (78933) are responsible for reported transient episodes of mucous membrane irritation. Use of personal protective equipment and improved ventilation are recommended for eliminating mucous membrane irritation.
NIOSH-Publication; NIOSH-Author; HHE-74-121-203; Region-5; Hazards-Confirmed; Air-sampling; Allergic-reactions; Respiratory-system-disorders; Organic-solvents;
8030-30-6; 108-88-3; 1330-20-7; 100-41-4; 123-86-4; 78-93-3;
Hazard Evaluation and Technical Assistance; Field Studies
NTIS Accession No.
Hazard Evaluation Services Branch, NIOSH, Cincinnati, Ohio, Report No. HHE-74-121-203, 11 pages, 2 references