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Walk-Through Survey Report of New England Bio-Labs, Report No. IWS- 131-13.
NIOSH 1982 Feb:9 pages
The health hazard evaluation of New England BioLabs is reported. The company produces enzymes by fermentation and conducts recombinant DNA research. The facility, employees, and manufacturing processes are described. The safety and health, industrial hygiene, and medical programs, and physical and engineering controls are evaluated. The authors conclude that safety and health programs, medical surveillance and emergency procedures need to established and documented. Preventive maintenance schedules should be determined and good laboratory practices followed.
NIOSH-Author; NIOSH-Survey; Field-Study; IWS-131-13; Region-1; Health-surveys; Occupational-medicine; Health-protection;
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Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations and Field Studies, NIOSH, Centers for Disease Control, Public Health Service, Department of Health and Human Services, Cincinnati, Ohio, Report No. IWS-131-13, 9 pages, 6 references
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Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division