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Survey for N-nitroso Compounds at Vulcan Steel Foundry Oakland, Ca.
NIOSH 1981 Mar:16 pages
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; IWS-72-5b; Region-9; Nitro-compounds; Foundry-workers; Air-sampling; Air-contamination;
NTIS Accession No.
NIOSH, Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluation and Field Studies, Cincinnati, Ohio, 16 pages, 39 references
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