HHE Determination, Composite Report on Thiram for HHE-75-184-356, Klamath Reforestation, Inc.
NIOSH 1976 Dec:8 pages
A health hazard evaluation determination performed at the Klamath Reforestation tree farm (SIC-0821) facility revealed that the Thiram levels in the breathing zone air levels of tree planters, during the actual planting of Thiram treated trees were lower than the levels prescribed by the prevailing standards. Medical examinations of tree planters revealed normal blood pressure; Thiram was identified in the blood of one workers, while the serum dopamine beta- hydroxylase level for the group was 71.1 units/liter.
HHE-75-184-356; NIOSH-Health-Hazard-Evaluation; NIOSH-Author; Hazard-Unconfirmed; Region-10; Forest-nurseries; Air-quality-measurement; Air-contamination; Toxic-chemicals; Agricultural-chemicals; Cardiovascular-function; Blood-chemistry; Forestry; Statistical-analysis; Enzyme-activity; Occupational-health; Exposure-limits; Toxicology; Fungicides;
Hazard Evaluation and Technical Assistance; Field Studies
NTIS Accession No.
Hazard Evaluation Services Branch, NIOSH, Cincinnati, Ohio, Report No. HHE-75-184-356, 8 pages