NIOSH/OSHA pocket guide to chemical hazards (78-210, second printing) (superseded).
Mackison FW, Stricoff RS, Partridge LJ Jr., eds. Cincinnati, OH: U.S. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, Public Health Service, Centers for Disease Control, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, DHEW (NIOSH) Publication No. 78-210 (second printing), 1980 Jan; :1-191
This document has been superseded and the new version can be found <a href="https://www.cdc.gov/niosh/npg/"target="_blank">here</a>. A source of summary information for employees, employers, occupational health professionals, and others who need data on chemical hazards is provided. The pocket guide includes key information and data in an abbreviated tabular format for 380 workplace chemical hazards for which there are specific Federal regulations. Each listing includes chemical name, synonyms, permissible exposure limit, immediately dangerous to life or health concentration, physical description, chemical and physical properties, incompatibilities, measurement method, personal protection and sanitation methods, respirator selection, route of entry, symptoms, first aid, and target organs.
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