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Survey for N-nitroso Compounds at Procter and Gamble, Quincy, Ma.
Rounbehler-D; Reisch-J; Coombs-J
New England Institute for Life Sciences, Waltham, Ma., National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, Ohio 1980 Aug:15-15
Environmental surveys were conducted on March 19, 1980, to determine whether N-nitroso compounds were present or formed in the surfactants and detergents produced at Procter and Gamble (SIC-2841) in Quincy, Massachusetts. Air and bulk samples were collected from areas in the facility where these compounds could have been present and were analyzed for N-nitroso compounds using gas or high pressure liquid chromatography with thermal electron analysis. No N-nitroso compounds were found in the atmosphere on the day of testing. The authors note that no amines were used at this company.
Air-sampling; Workplace-studies; Air-contamination; Industrial-processes; Occupational-health-programs; Cleaning-compounds; Air-quality-measurement;
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New England Institute for Life Sciences, Waltham, Ma., National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, Ohio
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