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Technical assistance report no. TA-77-54, Sidal Aluminum Corporation, Springfield, Massachusetts.

Authors
Ruhe RL
Source
Cincinnati, OH: U.S. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, Public Health Service, Centers for Disease Control, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, TA 77-54, 1978 Mar; :1-10
Link
NIOSHTIC No.
00080611
Abstract
A hazard evaluation and technical assistance report of an industrial hygiene survey conducted at the Sidal Aluminum Corporation in Springfield, Massachusetts, is presented. The company manufactures highway signs (SIC-3993). Personal and area samples were collected for isopropyl-alcohol (67630), benzene (71432), toluene (108883), n- butyl-alcohol (71363), xylene (1330207), cellosolve-acetate (9004357), triethylamine (121448), total dust, and nitric-acid (7697372). The airborne concentrations measured for all the contaminants were below the respective environmental criteria. It was concluded that at the time of this survey, employees were not exposed to toxic concentrations of hazardous materials.
Keywords
NIOSH-Author; NIOSH-Technical-Assistance-Report; TA-77-54; Hazards-Unconfirmed; Region-1; Air-quality-measurement; Air-contamination; Air-pollution; Industrial-hygiene; Hazards; Fumes; Alcohols; Organic-solvents; Acetates; Tertiary-amines; Metal-products; Metal-spraying; Dust-analysis; Metalworking; Vehicles
CAS No.
67-63-0; 71-43-2; 108-88-3; 71-36-3; 1330-20-7; 9004-35-7; 121-44-8; 7697-37-2
Publication Date
19780301
Document Type
Field Studies; Technical Assistance
Fiscal Year
1978
NTIS Accession No.
PB82-179748
NTIS Price
A02
Identifying No.
TA-77-54
NIOSH Division
DSHEFS
SIC Code
3993
Source Name
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
State
MA; OH
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Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division