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Health hazard evaluation determination report: HHE-75-81-252, Artex Manufacturing Company, Inc., Overland Park, Kansas.
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 75-81-252, 1975 Dec; :1-9
Health hazard evaluation data indicate that at the time of the evaluation, employees in the two main production areas of the Artex Manufacturing Company (SIC-3552), Overland Park, Kansas, are not exposed to toxic concentrations of vinyl-chloride (75014), 1,1,1- trichloroethane (1299894), toluene (108883), xylene (108383) and petroleum naphtha. Provision of local or slot ventilation, evaluation, and modification of periodic testing and maintenance program on the ventilation systems, and provision of tight tops for containers with dyes and solvents not in use are the measures recommended for ameliorating existing or potential hazards.
NIOSH-Health-Hazard-Evaluation; NIOSH-Author; HHE-75-81-252; Hazards-Unconfirmed; Region-7; Chlorinated-hydrocarbons; Aromatic-hydrocarbons; Toxic-substances; Organic-solvents; Safety-measures; Author Keywords: Vinyl Chloride; Organic Solvents; Silk Screens; Dyes
75-01-4; 1299-89-4; 108-88-3; 108-38-3
Field Studies; Health Hazard Evaluation
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