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Industry, Process, and Use Data for In-House Criteria Document, Part 3: Styrene.
NIOSH 1976 Sep:225 pages
Available literature on styrene (100425) is reviewed. An overview of styrene is given, including its history and information on different types of styrene monomers. Methods of styrene manufacturing, industries that use styrene, uses of styrene, and economic aspects of styrene use are detailed. The hazards of styrene manufacture and use are discussed, along with possible control measures.
NIOSH-Contract; Contract-210-76-0142; Plastics; Plastics-industry; Industrial-processes; Polymers;
Research Triangle Institute, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, NIOSH, Cincinnati, Ohio, 225 pages, 28 references
Page last reviewed: September 2, 2020
Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division