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Criteria for a recommended standard... occupational exposure to phenol.
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. 76-196, 1976 Jul; :1-167
Criteria document giving recommendations for an occupational exposure standard for phenol (108952). Recommendations are made in respect of environmental, medical, labeling and posting, protection, information, work practices, sanitation, monitoring and recordkeeping factors. The biologic effects of exposure are discussed in terms of the extent of exposure, historical reports, effects on humans and animals, correlation of exposure and effect, carcinogenicity, teratogenicity, and mutagenicity. Other sections deal with environmental data, development of standard, work practices, and occupational research priorities for phenol.
NIOSH-Criteria-Document; Safety-standards; Physiological-factors; Working-conditions; Toxicity; Toxic-substances; Personal-protective-equipment; Teratogens; Mutagens; Carcinogens
Numbered Publication; Criteria Document
NTIS Accession No.
DHEW (NIOSH) Publication No. 76-196; Contract-099-73-0031
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
University of Michigan, School of Public Health, Department of Environmental and Industrial Health
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