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HHE determination report no. HHE-73-156-205, Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company, St. Mary's, Ohio.
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 73-156-205, 1975 Jul; :1-11
Environmental evaluations conducted in a tire and rubber company (SIC-3011) indicate that 2,2-dithioaniline (BIS-2) is both a potent primary irritant and a cutaneous sensitizer, responsible for an extensive outbreak of dermatitis. Exposure to methylene-bis- diisocyanate (12125472) prepolymer (MDI) is not found toxic at the concentrations measured during normal operating conditions.
NIOSH-Health-Hazard-Evaluation; NIOSH-Author; HHE-73-156-205; Region-5; Hazard-Confirmed; Anilines; Skin-disorders; Isocyanates; Toxic-substances; Toxicity; Diisocyanates; Author Keywords: 2,2' dithioaniline (Bis-2); methylene bisdiisocyanate prepolmer; MDI; irritant; sensitizer; dermatitis
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