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Industrial process - pharmaceutical industry.
Darby-GH; Dukich-A; Hargens-CW; Hill-HG; Hsiao-SH; Liss-Suter-D; Mason-R; Miller-LM
NIOSH 1978 Apr; :76-83
An information profile on the potential occupational hazards in the pharmaceutical industry (SIC-2831, SIC-2833, SIC-2834) is presented. Process descriptions, relevant chemical and physical agents, the number of workers exposed or employed, biologic effects of agents encountered, and existing exposure standards are included. Incidence of mortality, injury, and morbidity is presented. No pertinent NIOSH health hazard evaluations were available for review by this profile.
NIOSH-Contract; Contract-210-77-0167; Pharmaceutical-chemicals; Industrial-processes; Biological-products; Pharmaceutical-preparations; Biological-effects; Pathological-effects; Chemical-factory-workers
2831; 2833; 2834
Information Profiles on Potential Occupational Hazards: Final Report - April, 1978, NIOSH, Rockville, Maryland
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Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division