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Preliminary Report of Plants and Processes.

Authors
Anonymous
Source
NIOSH 1981 Nov:21 pages
Link
NIOSHTIC No.
00120741
Abstract
The physical and chemical properties of pentachloroethane (76017) and hexachloroethane (67721), their production and uses, and the extent of occupational exposure are reviewed. Production processes involving pentachloroethane and hexachloroethane are described, and their current uses are discussed. Yearly statistics for imports and a list of domestic suppliers are presented. The nature and extent of occupational exposure is discussed briefly. Industries that use pentachloroethane are identified, and a list of trade associations, professional societies, unions, and other organizations that may be involved with pentachloroethane in some manner is provided.
Keywords
NIOSH-Contract; Contract-210-79-0090; Physical-properties; Chlorinated-hydrocarbons; Industrial-chemicals; Industrial-hygiene; Industrial-processes;
CAS No.
76-01-7; 67-72-1;
Publication Date
19811102
Funding Type
Contract;
Fiscal Year
1982
NTIS Accession No.
PB83-106344
NTIS Price
A03
Identifying No.
Contract-210-79-0090
Source Name
NIOSH, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, JRB Associates, Inc., McLean, Virginia, 21 pages, 33 references
State
VA;
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Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division