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HHE determination report no. HHE-75-20-209, Richdel Corporation, Carson City, Nevada.
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 75-20-209, 1975 Jul; :1-6
A potential health hazard is found to exist in the regrind room from vinyl-chloride (75014) in a plant producing control devices for automatic lawn sprinkler systems (SIC-3432). Recommendations include reduction of airborne concentrations of vinyl-chloride to levels not detectable by the method of analysis, and also wearing of an air supplied respirator by all employees exposed to measurable concentrations of vinyl-chloride.
NIOSH-Health-Hazard-Evaluation; NIOSH-Author; HHE-75-20-209; Region-9; Hazard-Confirmed; Toxic-substances; Safety-measures; Personal-protective-equipment; Author Keywords: vinyl chloride; polyvinyl chloride; PVC; screw injection molding
Field Studies; Health Hazard Evaluation
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