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Health hazard evaluation determination report: composite report on thiram for HHE-75-132-355, Industrial Forestry Association, Canby, Oregon.
Apol AG; Thoburn TW
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 75-132-355, 1976 Dec; :1-11
A health hazard evaluation determination performed at the Industrial Forestry Association (SIC-0821) failed to demonstrate the presence of Thiram (137268) in any of the 34 breathing zone samples taken during the spraying, lifting, culling, counting, and bagging of the Thiram treated trees. Medical examination of 34 nursery workers employed at this tree farm facility demonstrated normal systolic blood pressure and pulse rate. Details are given regarding the levels of Thiram in the blood of the workers, as well as their serum beta-hydroxylase activity.
NIOSH-Author; NIOSH-Health-Hazard-Evaluation; Hazard-Unconfirmed; Region-10; Forest-nurseries; Air-quality-measurement; Air-contamination; Toxic-chemicals; Agricultural-chemicals; Blood-chemistry; Occupational-health; Toxicology; Cardiovascular-function; Enzyme-activity; Fungicides; Author Keywords: Thiram; Trees; Plug Seedlings; Bare Root Seedlings
Field Studies; Health Hazard Evaluation
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