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Methylene chloride survey report Task III, Celanese Fibers Company, Celriver Plant, Rock Hill, South Carolina.
NIOSH 1979 Sep; :1-45
Industrial hygiene practices in the Celanese Fibers Company facility in South Carolina and worker exposure to methylene-chloride (75092) are investigated. Current literature on the toxicological effects of methylene-chloride was summarized, and the workplace, job types, and industrial hygiene and safety precautions are described. Methylene-chloride exposure as a function of job type is described, and analytical procedures for the collection and analysis of methylene-chloride and acetone (67641) are identified. Sampling results and NIOSH's analytical method for the determination of methylene-chloride in air are appended.
NIOSH-Author; NIOSH-Survey; Field-Study; Region-4; Chlorinated-hydrocarbons; Toxicology; Occupational-medicine; Analytical-methods; Solvents; Air-sampling; Synthetic-fibers
Field Studies; Task Order Report
NTIS Accession No.
SRI International, Menlo Park, California, NIOSH, Cincinnati, Ohio
SC; CA; OH
SRI International, Menlo Park, California
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