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Survey for n-nitroso compounds at Vulcan Steel Foundry Oakland, California.
Cincinnati, OH: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, Centers for Disease Control, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, IWS 72-5b, 1981 Mar; :1-16
Worker exposures to N-nitroso compounds were investigated at Vulcan Steel Foundry (SIC-3321) in Oakland, California on October 1, 1980. The company was included in a NIOSH survey of n-nitroso formation during the manufacturing of iron and steel casting. Area air samples and a composite sand sample were analyzed for n-nitroso compounds and precursor amines. No n-nitroso compounds or amines were found in any of the samples.
NIOSH-Author; NIOSH-Survey; Field-Study; Region-9; Nitro-compounds; Foundry-workers; Air-sampling; Air-contamination
Field Studies; Industry Wide
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