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Industrial Hygiene Summary Report, of, Hanes Dye and Finishing Company Winston-Salem, N.C.

Authors
Boeniger-M
Source
NIOSH 1977 Sep:2 pages
Link
NIOSHTIC No.
00077148
Abstract
An industrial hygiene survey was conducted by NIOSH at Hanes Dye and Finishing Company, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, on September 13- 14, 1977, as part of a study on azo dyestuffs. The facility is engaged in textile dyeing, (SIC-7216) bleaching, filling, starching and calendering. Potential health hazards include excessive heat, steam and dye misting in jigg dyeing areas, and dust exposure in the drug room. Recommendations to improve conditions are given.
Keywords
NIOSH-Author; NIOSH-Survey; IWS; Field-Study; Region-4; Textiles-industry; Industrial-chemicals; Azo-dyes; Dyes; Thermal-environment; Air-contamination; Textiles-processing; Textiles-finishing;
Publication Date
19770923
Fiscal Year
1977
NTIS Accession No.
PB89-215958
NTIS Price
A01
NIOSH Division
DSHEFS;
SIC Code
7216;
Source Name
Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations and Field Studies, NIOSH, Cincinnati, Ohio, 2 pages
State
NC; OH;
Page last reviewed: April 12, 2019
Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division