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Preventing dermatitis if you work with epoxy resins.
Rockville, MD: 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. 74-130, 1974 May; :1-20
Illustrated brochure containing recommendations for preventing the occurrence of dermatitis during the mixing, molding, casting and tooling of epoxy resins. Avoidance of skin contact with the resins and exposure to their vapors, dissemination among workers of information regarding the possible hazards, adequate plant ventilation, and good plant housekeeping are recommended to prevent epoxy induced illness.
Skin-disorders; Control-methods; Plastics-industry; Industrial-hygiene; Safety-measures
DHEW (NIOSH) Publication No. 74-130
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
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Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division