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Summary of Plant Observation Reports and Evaluation for Mercaptans: Volume II.
NIOSH 1978 May:130 pages
The industrial use of mercaptans was assessed in a preliminary attempt to develop exposure standards. Correspondence between NIOSH and several companies that use the chemicals is included. The production, use, and distribution of thiols are described. A list of trade associations and labor unions involved in the production and distribution of thiols is given.
NIOSH-Contract; Contract-210-77-0148; Chemical-industry; Industrial-processes; Air-contaminants; Standards; Environmental-pollution; Materials-handling; Food-contamination;
NIOSH, Rockville, Maryland
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Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division