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Results of air samples at American Brake Shoe, Winchester, Virginia.

Authors
Schmid-RF
Source
NIOSH 1969 Sep; :1-4
Link
NIOSHTIC No.
00105416
Abstract
Air sampling for asbestos (1332214) was conducted at the American Brake Shoe Company (SIC-3714) in Winchester, Virginia, during December, 1968. All sampling was performed with an impinger and membrane filter samplers. Breathing zone air samples taken with the impinger contained 0.1 to 1.9 million particles per cubic foot (mppcf) of asbestos. Impinger general air samples contained up to 1.0mppcf asbestos. Membrane filter personal air samples contained (f/ml). All samples were below the threshold limit value of 12f/ml.
Keywords
NIOSH-Author; NIOSH-Survey; Field-Study; IWS-32-25b; Region-3; Motor-vehicle-parts; Airborne-dusts; Asbestos-dust; Sampling-methods; Air-contamination; Standards;
CAS No.
1332-21-4
Publication Date
19690901
Document Type
Field Studies; Industry Wide
Fiscal Year
1969
Identifying No.
IWS-32-25b
NIOSH Division
DFSCI
SIC Code
3714
Source Name
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
State
VA; OH
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