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Walk-through survey report: Anheuser-Busch, Incorporated, 721 Pestalozzi Street, St. Louis, Missouri.

Authors
Matanoski GM
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, IWS 074-61, 1979 Jun; :1-8
NIOSHTIC No.
00092406
Abstract
The Anheuser-Busch, Incorporated, site in St. Louis, Missouri was evaluated for inclusion in an in-depth epidemiological, industrial hygiene, and medical study of health hazards in the painting trades. The company employed 6,000 workers, including 23 painters, and employee records in both the personnel and medical departments were complete. Exposure of maintenance painters was minimal, but representative of exposure in this type of work. Occasional exposure occurred to more toxic substances such as epoxy paints. The company has an active and effective safety program, but does not employ an industrial hygienist. The authors conclude that records are good, and an exposure profile for the previous 5 years probably could be constructed. They recommend that this site be considered for in- depth survey.
Keywords
NIOSH-Author; NIOSH-Survey; Field-Study; NIOSH-Contract; Region-7; Malt-beverages; Food-handlers; Industrial-hygiene; Confined-space-operations; Chemical-exposure; Toxic-substances; Medical-records; Safety-practices; Work-practices
Publication Date
19790626
Document Type
Field Studies; Industry Wide
Funding Type
Contract
Fiscal Year
1979
NTIS Accession No.
PB90-148057
NTIS Price
A02
Identifying No.
IWS-074-61; Contract-210-77-0096
NIOSH Division
DSHEFS
Source Name
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
State
MO; MD; OH
Performing Organization
The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland
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