HHE Determination, Report No. HHE-77-86-439, Martin and Shaft Company, Idaho Springs, Colorado.
NIOSH 1977 Oct:5 pages
A Health Hazard Evaluation investigation was conducted by NIOSH on July 7, at the Martin and Shaft Company in Idaho Springs, Colorado, a facility engaged in the production of friction igniters (SIC- 2899). The survey was precipitated by the employer's interest in the health of the 10 affected employees. Based on the results of environmental sampling and confidential employee interviews, a health hazard did not exist at the time of evaluation. The concentrations of acetone (67641), 1,1,1-trichloroethane (79005), and ethanol (64175) were well below the most recent evaluation criteria.
NIOSH-Author; NIOSH-Health-Hazard-Evaluation; HHE-77-86-439; Hazard-Unconfirmed; Region-8; Industrial-plants; Air-quality-measurement; Ketones; Air-contamination; Chlorinated-ethanes; Organic-solvents; Alcohols;
67-64-1; 79-00-5; 64-17-5;
Hazard Evaluation and Technical Assistance; Field Studies
NTIS Accession No.
Hazard Evaluation Services Branch, NIOSH, Cincinnati, Ohio, Report No. HHE-77-86-439, 5 pages, 3 references