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Handbook for Surveys of Inhalation Contaminants in Above-ground Metal and Nonmetal Mining and Processing Work Areas, Sept. 23, 1977.

Authors
Anonymous
Source
NTIS: PB 80-143969 :87 pages
Link
NIOSHTIC No.
10007108
Abstract
The objective of this handbook is to provide inspectors with guidance for recognizing hazards from inhalation contaminants in aboveground work areas of underground and surface metal and nonmetal mining and processing facilities and evaluating these hazards by collecting samples or making field determinations and interpreting the analytical results. Portions of the handbook that should prove most useful to the inspectors include a survey check list, rules for determining if sampling is required, list of most frequently encountered contaminants, list of candidate contaminants and their sampling conditions, interpretation of results, and a procedure for health and safety inspections.
Publication Date
19770101
Document Type
CP; Final Contract Report;
Fiscal Year
1977
NTIS Accession No.
PB80-143969
NTIS Price
A06
Identifying No.
OFR 9(1)-80
NIOSH Division
PRC;
Source Name
NTIS: PB 80-143969
Performing Organization
Lfe Corp.
Page last reviewed: April 12, 2019
Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division