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Sampling and evaluating airborne asbestos dust - 582, March 1988.
Cincinnati, OH: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, Centers for Disease Control, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, 1988 Mar; :1-228
Contents: Agenda; Course description; Pretest; METHOD: 7400; Asbestos analysis; Overloading and electrostatic effects; Pump calibration; Asbestos sampling - rules for good guessing; Introduction to statistics; Familiarization with the microscope; Setting up the microscope - slide show; Graticule calibration; Walton-Beckett-images; Filter mounting; Quality-control testing of asbestos counts; METHOD: 7402; METHOD: 7403; and Count sheets.
Asbestos-dust; Asbestos-fibers; Sampling; Sampling-methods; Microscopic-analysis
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