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The evaluation of gas detector tube systems: trichloroethylene.
Cincinnati, OH: U.S. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, Public Health Service, Health Services and Mental Health Administration, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, RR-22, 1972 Jul; :1-16
A performance study was conducted to determine the reliability of trichloroethylene (79016) detector tubes. Tubes representing all those available in the United States were tested at concentrations of one-half, one, two, and three times the threshold limit value. Of the 4 brands of tubes evaluated, only one was acceptable, the Drager No. CH-244 10/a.
NIOSH-Author; Chlorinated-hydrocarbons; Analytical-methods; Measurement-instrumentation; Air-contaminants
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