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Industrial process - pharmaceutical industry.

Authors
Darby-GH; Dukich-A; Hargens-CW; Hill-HG; Hsiao-SH; Liss-Suter-D; Mason-R; Miller-LM
Source
NIOSH 1978 Apr; :76-83
Link
NIOSHTIC No.
00094522
Abstract
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.
Keywords
NIOSH-Contract; Contract-210-77-0167; Pharmaceutical-chemicals; Industrial-processes; Biological-products; Pharmaceutical-preparations; Biological-effects; Pathological-effects; Chemical-factory-workers
Publication Date
19780401
Funding Type
Contract
Fiscal Year
1978
Identifying No.
Contract-210-77-0167
SIC Code
2831; 2833; 2834
Source Name
Information Profiles on Potential Occupational Hazards: Final Report - April, 1978, NIOSH, Rockville, Maryland
State
MD
Page last reviewed: April 12, 2019
Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division