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Criteria for a recommended standard... occupational exposure to methyl alcohol.
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. 76-148, 1976 Mar; :1-145
Criteria for a recommended standard to protect the employees against exposure to methyl-alcohol in the work place for up to a 10-hour workday, 40-hour workweek, over a working lifetime. The main topics covered include: concentration, sampling, calibration and analysis of workplace air; medical surveillance; labeling and posting; personal protective equipment and clothing; informing the employees of methyl-alcohol (67561) hazards; work practices; sanitation practices; monitoring and record keeping; biologic effects of exposure, including epidemiology, animal toxicity and correlation of exposure and effect; environmental data and engineering controls; work practices.
NIOSH-Criteria-Document; Organic-solvents; Toxicology; Exposure-limits; Air-quality-control; Analytical-methods; Preventive-medicine; Control-measures; Safety-measures; Safety-standards; Sampling-methods; Occupational-health; Safety-equipment; Environmental-engineering; Safety-engineering; Accident-prevention
Numbered Publication; Criteria Document
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DHEW (NIOSH) Publication No. 76-148; Contract-099-74-0031
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
Stanford Research Institute
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