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Industrywide Study of Beryllium Production Facilities.
NIOSH 1973 Jul:36 pages
A detailed industrial hygiene report is presented on an industrywide beryllium study. The report includes information on the origin of the study, the methods used in conducting the study, the results of the study, and recommendations for future investigations or actions relating to occupational health standards for beryllium. The study includes converage of 4 beryllium facilities, each having somewhat different processing operations: beryllium copper alloy production, beryllium oxide and ceramic production, beryllium metal production, and beryllium fabrication.
Metal-poisoning; Light-metals; Toxic-substances; Metal-working; Beryllium-compounds; Ceramics-industry;
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Environmental Investigations Branch, NIOSH, 36 pages, 20 references
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Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division