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Heat Stress Experiences in a Glass Container Plant.
Proceedings of the Symposium on Standards for Occupational Exposures to Hot Environments 1973 Feb:305-350
Conditions in glass container plants are studied to determine the hottest plants and the hottest areas in those plants. Metabolic expenditure is calculated for workers in hot areas and cold areas of a plant. Data is given on accident frequency, resignations, and minor illness that may be associated with heat stress.
NIOSH-Grant; Grants-other; Heat-stress; Thermal-environment; Glass-manufacturing-industry;
None Industrial Health Foundation 5231 Centre Avenue Pittsburgh, PA 15232
Other Occupational Concerns; Grants-other;
Proceedings of the Symposium on Standards for Occupational Exposures to Hot Environments
Industrial Health Foundation, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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