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Occupational exposure to fibrous class. A symposium.

Authors
NIOSH
Source
Cincinnati, OH: 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. 76-151, 1976 Apr; :1-404
Link
NIOSHTIC No.
00057161
Abstract
Report of a symposium on "Occupational Exposure to Fibrous Glass", held June 26 and 27, 1974, giving an overview of the state of research on fibrous glass exposure. Topics include the scope of the symposium; technology of fibrous glass and physical and aerodynamic properties; environmental measurements of airborne fibrous glass; biologic effects; and epidemiologic studies. Papers presented include those on the effects of fibrous glass on lungs, respiratory tract, skin, eyes, and on mortality patterns among fibrous glass production workers.
Keywords
Dust-control; Fibrous-glass-dusts; Lung-cancer; Respiratory-system-disorders; Skin-disorders; Eye-disorders; Physiological-effects; Epidemiology; Airborne-dusts; Mortality-statistics; Physical-properties
Publication Date
19760401
Document Type
Numbered Publication
Funding Type
Contract
Fiscal Year
1976
NTIS Accession No.
PB-258869
NTIS Price
A19
Identifying No.
DHEW (NIOSH) Publication No. 76-151; Contract-099-74-0077
NIOSH Division
DCDSD
Source Name
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
State
OH
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