HHE Report No. HHE-75-26-245, Babcock and Wilcox Company, Canton, Ohio.
NIOSH 1975 Dec:11 pages
On the basis of environmental sampling and employee interviews, no health hazard from exposure to 1,1,1-trichloroethane (1299894), toluene (108883), xylene (108383), methyl-isobutyl-ketone (108101), kerosene (8008206) and mineral spirits is found to exist within the worksite areas of the Babcock and Wilcox Company (SIC-3433), Canton, Ohio, at the time of the evaluation. The company is engaged in the manufacture of power generation equipment and boiler fabrication. Personal protection is recommended for employees in the catapult area where mineral spirit are sprayed onto the catapult cylinders.
NIOSH-Health-Hazard-Evaluation; NIOSH-Author; HHE-75-26-245; Hazards-Unconfirmed; Region-5; Chlorinated-hydrocarbons; Toxic-substances; Aromatic-hydrocarbons; Organic-solvents; Toxic-vapors; Personal-protective-equipment;
1299-89-4; 108-88-3; 108-38-3; 108-10-1; 8008-20-6;
Hazard Evaluation and Technical Assistance; Field Studies
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Hazard Evaluation Services Branch, NIOSH, Cincinnati, Ohio, Report No. HHE-75-26-245, 11 pages