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Results of Air Samples at American Asbestos Textile Corporation, Meredith, New Hampshire.
NIOSH 1966 Jun:0 pages
Worker exposures to asbestos (1332214) were surveyed at the American Asbestos Textile Corporation (SIC-3292) in Meredith, New Hampshire, on June 21, 1966. Asbestos fiber concentrations in the fiber preparation, carding, spinning, twisting, winding, weaving, finishing, and rope, wick, braid and cord areas were 6.0 to 17.1, 14.8 to 118.6, 7.4 to 26.2, 5.6 to 15.1, 4.3 to 27.0, 5.8 to 35.9, 7.5, and 6.3 to 7.4 fibers greater than 5 microns per cubic centimeter, respectively.
NIOSH-Author; NIOSH-Survey; Field-Study; IWS-32-15b; Region-1; Air-sampling; Asbestos-dust; Dust-exposure; Textiles; Health-survey; Fibrous-bodies; Industrial-hygiene; Worker-health;
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Environmental Investigations Branch Division of Field Studies and Clinical Investigations National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Cincinnati, Ohio
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