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Criteria for a recommended standard... occupational exposure to ketones.

Authors
Allen-N; Barnes-RL; Billmaier-DJ; Brookman-RS; Couri-D; DiVincenzo-GD; MacEwen-JD; Pagnooto-LD
Source
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. 78-173, 1978 Jul; :1-252
NIOSHTIC No.
00100000
Abstract
Recommended standards and criteria to prevent hazardous workplace exposure to ketones are presented. Information on the biological effects of ketones is included along with data on environmental sampling, analysis, and control. Guidelines for permissible workplace ketone concentrations, medical monitoring procedures, labeling and posting, protective clothing, and environmental monitoring and recordkeeping requirements are provided. Exposure limits are given for acetone (67641), methyl-ethyl-ketone (78933), methyl-n-propyl-ketone (107879) methyl-n-butyl-ketone (591786), methyl-n-amyl-ketone (110430), methyl-n-amyl-ketone (110430), methyl- isobutyl-ketone (108101), methyl-isoamyl-ketone (110123), diisobutyl- ketone (108838), cyclohexanone (108941), mesityl-oxide (141797), diacetone-alcohol (123422) and isophorone (78591). Sampling and analysis techniques for selected ketones are detailed, and a sample material safety data sheet is included.
Keywords
NIOSH-Criteria-Document; Standards; Toxicology; Control-technology; Toxic-materials; Workplace-studies; Industrial-hygiene; Epidemiology; Medical-monitoring; Humans; Protective-equipment
CAS No.
67-64-1; 78-93-3; 107-87-9; 591-78-6; 110-43-0; 110-43-0; 108-10-1; 110-12-3; 108-83-8; 108-94-1; 141-79-7; 123-42-2; 78-59-1
Publication Date
19780701
Document Type
Numbered Publication; Criteria Document
Funding Type
Contract
Fiscal Year
1978
NTIS Accession No.
PB80-176076
NTIS Price
A13
Identifying No.
DHEW (NIOSH) Publication No. 78-173; Contract-099-74-0031
NIOSH Division
DCDSD
Source Name
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
State
MD
Performing Organization
SRI International
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