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Health hazard evaluation report: HETA-97-0107-2700, ADI Systems, Inc., Salina, Kansas.
Morgantown, WV: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, HETA 97-0107-2700, 1998 Jul; :1-36
In March, 1997, the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) received a confidential request from toner cartridge recycling workers for a safety and health hazard evaluation at ADI Systems, Inc. ADI Systems, Inc., in Salina, Kansas, recycles laser printer toner cartridges and printer ribbons. In response to this request, NIOSH investigators performed a walkthrough survey on April 25 and 26 1997. Material safety data sheets (MSDSs) of products used by cartridge recycling workers were reviewed, toner dust filtration units were inspected, occupational safety and health program records were reviewed, and personal interviews of current and former employees were conducted.
Health-hazards; Occupational-safety-and-health; Toner; Evaluation; Air-sampling; Methods; Criteria; Air-velocity; Cartridge-recycling; Region-7; Hazard-Unconfirmed; Styrene-acrylate; Fedron; Carbon-black; Author Keywords: Photographic Equipment and Supplies; Toner; Styrene-acrylate Polymer; Re-inking; PNOC; Carbon Black; Solvents; Recycling
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