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Criteria for a recommended standard... occupational exposure to 1,1,2,2-tetrachloroethane.
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. 77-121, 1976 Dec; :1-151
This report presents the criteria and the recommended standard based thereon which were prepared to meet the need for preventing occupational disease or injury arising from exposure to 1,1,2,2- tetrachloroethane (79345). The recommendations for the standard include sections on environmental, medical, labeling and posting, personal protective equipment, hazard information, work practices, sanitation, and monitoring and recordkeeping requirements. The standard is based on the biologic effects of exposure, environmental data and engineering controls, previous standards, and work practices. Appendices are included on sampling methods, analytical methods, material safety data sheet, and the physical and chemical properties of 1,1,2,2-tetrachloroethane.
NIOSH-Publication; Safety-standards; Physical-properties; Toxic-substances; Occupational-exposure; Chlorinated-hydrocarbons; Prevention; Environment; 1-1-2-2-Tetrachloroethane
Numbered Publication; Criteria Document
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DHEW (NIOSH) Publication No. 77-121; Contract-099-74-0031
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
Stanford Research Institute
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