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Criteria for a recommended standard... occupational exposure to furfuryl alcohol.
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. 79-133, 1979 Mar; :1-69
Information concerning the control and exposure hazards of furfuryl- alcohol (98000) is reviewed. Guidelines are included for environmental and medical surveillance, product labeling, and the use of personal protective equipment and clothing. The biologic effects of furfuryl-alcohol exposure are discussed. Environmental engineering controls and safe work practices are described. Current exposure standards are included, along with current and future research recommendations.
NIOSH-Author; Industrial-organic-chemicals; Medical-monitoring; Environmental-control; Toxic-substances; Explosiveness; Chemical-factory-workers; Industrial-hazards; Safety-practices; Personal-protective-equipment; Occupational-health-programs
Numbered Publication; Criteria Document
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DHEW (NIOSH) Publication No. 79-133; Contract-210-77-0148
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
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