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Summary of Plant Observation Reports and Evaluation for Wood Dust.
NIOSH :102 pages
Summaries of observations made during site visits to Weyerhaeuser factories (four sites), Burlington House Furniture, and Myrtle Desk Company were presented. Process operations, involving wood dust exposures (logging and sawmills, furniture and wood products, plywood, paperboard, pulp, paper) are summarized. The factories, engineering controls, work and sanitation practices, air monitoring methods, work safety and medical programs are described.
NIOSH-Contract; Contract-210-77-0015; Health-surveys; Plant-dusts; Dust-sampling; Dust-analysis; Lumber-industry; Lumber-industry-workers;
NTIS Accession No.
NIOSH, 210-77-0015, 102 pages
Page last reviewed: April 12, 2019
Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division