Worker Health Study Summaries – Industry

NOTICE: Many of these are NIOSH Archive Documents, and may not represent current NIOSH Policy.

Archive Documents
Industry Additional
Butadiene Production Workers (1,3 butadiene)
Aerospace workers (fluorocarbon FC 113 (Freon® 113))
Asbestos Textile, Friction, and Packing Plant Workers (asbestos)
Antimony Smelters (Antimony) en español
Beryllium Processors (Beryllium) Fact Sheetpdf icon | Posterpdf icon
Cadmium Recovery Workers (Cadmium)
California’s Lead-Exposed Construction Workers – Children of; Take-home Exposure (3) (Lead)
Chemical laboratory workers at nuclear facilities (Chemical exposures)
Dry Cleaner (1) (Organic Solvents)
Dry Cleaner (2) (percholorethylene) en español
Electrical Capacitor Manufacturing Workers (1) (Polychlorinated biphenyls (PCB’s))
Electrical Capacitor Manufacturing Workers (Women) ( Polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs))pdf icon
Electrical Capacitors (Polychlorinated biphenyls)
Embalming Students (1) (Formaldehyde)
Fire Fighters (Fire Fighter Cancer Study)pdf icon
Flight Attendants (Radiation)pdf icon Overviewpdf icon | FAQspdf icon
Flight Attendants (Radiation and shift work)pdf icon
Flight Attendants (Radiation and Shiftwork)
Furniture Strippers (Methylene Chloride)
Garment Workers (2) (Formaldehyde)
Gold Miners (Silica)
Industrial Sand Workers (Silica)
Lead Immunologic Findings (1) (Lead)
Lead Smelters (2) (Lead)
Microelectronics and Business Machine Manufacturing Workers in Endicott, NY (Birth Defects Study)pdf icon
Microelectronics and Business Machine Manufacturing Workers in Endicott, NY (Mortality Study)pdf icon Overviewpdf icon | FAQpdf icon
Munitions Workers (Dinitrotoluene)
National Football League Players (Heart Disease)pdf icon
National Football League Players (Brain and Nervous System Disorders)pdf icon
Nuclear Workers (International Pooled Study)pdf icon
Nuclear Workers (Occupational Energy Research Program)pdf icon
Nuclear Workers (Paducah Gaseous Diffusion Plant)pdf icon
Nuclear Workers (Radon)
Nuclear Workers (Solid Cancer)pdf icon
Nuclear Workers (U.S. Pooled Study)pdf icon
Nuclear Workers at five DOE sites (Radiation)
Nuclear Workers at the Fernald Feed Materials Production Center (Radiation)pdf icon
Nuclear Workers at the K-25 plant in Oak Ridge (Radiation)pdf icon
Nuclear Workers at the Savannah River Site (Radiation)
Navy Cable Manufacturers (Chlorinated Naphthalenes)
Paperboard Packaging
Pesticide Applicators (Organophosphate)
Production Workers – Wood Preservative (Pentachlorophenol [PCP])pdf icon
Radiofrequency Electromagnetic Energy (Radiofrequency Heat Sealer Operators)
Rubber and Plastics Chemical Manufacturing (o-Toluidine, Vinyl Chloride, Carbon Disulfide)pdf icon Overviewpdf icon | FAQs
Shoe Manufacturers (Toluene)
Steel Workers (Acid Mist)
Sterilization of Medical Instruments and Treatment of Spices (Ethylene Oxide)
Stilbene Manufacturers (4,4′-diaminostibene-2,2′-disulfic acid (DAS))
Structural Fumigators (methyl bromide/sulfuryl fluoride) en español
Synthetic Dye Manufacturers (Beta-napthylamine)
Talc Miners and Millers (Talc)
TCDD (Dioxin) Manufacturers (twelve Plants) (Dioxin)
TCDD (Dioxin) Manufacturers (two plants NJ, MO) (Dioxin)
Termite Applicators (Chloropyrifos)
Tire and Rubber Company (1) (Carbon disulfide)
Tire and Rubber Company (2) (o-toluidine)
Toll Collectors and Tunnel Officers (Carbon monoxide)
Uranium Miners(1) (Uranium)
Uranium Millers (2) (Uranium)
Video Display Terminal Operators (Electromagnetic Fields)
Wood Model Makers (Wood Dust)


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