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Criteria for a recommended standard... occupational exposure to carbon tetrachloride.
Rockville, MD: U.S. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, Public Health Service, Centers for Disease Control, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, DHEW (NIOSH) Publication No. 76-133, 1975 Jan; :1-151
Recommendations for a standard designed to protect the health and safety of workers exposed to carbon tetrachloride up to 10 hours per day, 40 hours weekly over a working lifetime. Occupational exposure to carbon tetrachloride is defined as exposure above half the time- weighed average environmental limits. Topic covered include: concentrations of carbon tetrachloride in the workplace air; sampling and analysis; periodic medical examinations; warning signs; personal protective equipment and clothing; work practices; biologic effects of exposure, including epidemiology, animal toxicity, and correlation of exposure and effect; environmental data and biologic evaluation of exposure; sampling procedure; analytical procedure.
Organic-solvents; Chlorinated-hydrocarbons; Chlorinated-methanes; Air-quality-measurement; Preventive-medicine; Safety-equipment; Safety-measures; Time-dose-relationship; Sampling-methods; Exposure-limits; Toxicology
Numbered Publication; Criteria Document
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DHEW (NIOSH) Publication No. 76-133; Contract-099-73-0020
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
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