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NIOSH pocket guide to chemical hazards.

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Language:
English.
Publication date:
2010
Imprint:
Atlanta, Ga. : Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, [2010]
Copyright notice:
©2010
Format:
  • Book
  • 1 online resource : color illustrations
Title Variation:
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health pocket guide to chemical hazards
Pocket guide to chemical hazards
Title on splash screen: NIOSH Pocket Guide to Chemical Hazards and Other Databases
Note:
Title from disc label. "September 2010"
Contents:
  • Introduction
  • Index of chemical names, synonyms and trade names
  • Index of CAS numbers
  • Index of RTECS numbers
  • Appendices.
  • Selected databases also available on CD-ROM: Immediately dangerous to life and health concentrations (IDLHs)
  • International chemical safety cards (ICSC)
  • NIOSH manual of analytical methods (NMAM)
  • OSHA sampling & analytical methods
  • Recommendations for chemical protective clothing
  • Specific medical tests published for OSHA-regulated substances
  • Toxicologic review of selected chemicals
  • 2008 emergency response guidebook (U.S. DOT).
Summary:
"The Pocket Guide is a source of general industrial hygiene information on several hundred chemicals/classes found in the work environment. Key data provided for each chemical/substance includes chemical/trade names and synonyms; structure/formula; conversion factors; CAS/ RTECS/DOT ID and Guide numbers; NIOSH/OSHA exposure limits; IDLH concentrations; physical description, chemical and physical properties of agents; measurement methods; personal protection/sanitation recommendations; respirator selection recommendations; incompatibilities and reactivities of agents; exposure routes/ symptoms/and target organs; and first aid. The following selected NIOSH databases are also available on this CD-ROM: 1. Immediately Dangerous to Life and Health Concentrations (IDLHs); 2. International Chemical Safety Cards (ICSC); 3. NIOSH Manual of Analytical Methods (NMAM); 4. OSHA Sampling & Analytical Methods; 5. Recommendations for Chemical Protective Clothing; 6. Specific Medical Tests Published for OSHA-Regulated Substances; 7. Toxicologic Review of Selected Chemicals; 8. 2008 Emergency Response Guidebook (U.S. DOT)."--CD-ROM opening screen.
Contributor:
Barsan, Michael E.
United States. Department of Health and Human Services.
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health.
Available in another form:
CD-ROM version: NIOSH pocket guide to chemical hazards.. Atlanta, Ga. : Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 2010. 1 CD-ROM : col. ; 4 3/4 in. NIOSH Publication ; no. 2010-168c (OCoLC)756199115
Series:
NIOSH Publication ; no. 2010-168c
DHHS publication no. 2010-168c.
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