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Control Technology Summary Report on the Primary Nonferrous Metals Industry, Vol. II, Appendix A.
NIOSH 1978 Dec:291 pages
The second volume of the summary on control technology in the primary nonferrous metals industry (SIC-33) prepared by Radian Corporation under contract to NIOSH is presented. Information received from OSHA in connection with the rulemaking record in the organic arsenic proceedings is reviewed. Descriptions of the primary aluminum (7429905), copper (7440508), lead (7439921), and zinc (7440666) industries are given and the health hazards associated with each of these industries are summarized. Information on the primary metal smelters obtained from OSHA's area offices is reviewed. Data gathered by Radian Corporation on field trips to five aluminum and two copper smelters are also included.
NIOSH-Contract; Contract-210-77-0008; Control-methods; Safety-engineering; Metalworking-industry; Control-systems; Control-equipment;
7429-90-5; 7440-50-8; 7439-92-1; 7440-66-6;
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Division of Physical Science and Engineering, NIOSH, 291 pages, 10 references
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Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division