Development and validation of methods for sampling and analysis of workplace toxic substances.
NIOSH 1979 Nov; :1-64
To determine the level of exposure of workers to toxic substances, adequate sampling and analytical methods for the specific substances must be provided. The objective of this study was to develop and validate methods for sampling and analyzing 130 substances for which no methods were currently available, including gases, vapors, dusts, fumes, and aerosols. This report summarizes the experimental protocol and methodology used in the method validation effort.
Toxicology; Industrial-Medicine; Concentration-composition; Industrial-Atmospheres; Development; Validity; Methodology; Sampling; Analysis; Exposure; Gases; Vapors; Dust; Fumes
Final Contract Report
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National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
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