Occupational health control technology for the primary aluminum industry

by John W. Sheehy

Publisher: U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, Centers for Disease Control, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Division of Physical Sciences and Engineering, Publisher: For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O. in Cincinnati, Ohio, Washington, D.C

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  • Aluminum.,
  • Safety.,
  • Occupational Exposure.,
  • Occupational Health.

Edition Notes

StatementJohn W. Sheehy.
SeriesNIOSH technical report, DHHS publication -- no. (NIOSH) 83-115, NIOSH technical report, DHHS publication -- no. (NIOSH) 83-115, NIOSH technical report, DHHS publication -- no. (NIOSH) 83-115
ContributionsNational Institute for Occupational Safety and Health. Division of Physical Sciences and Engineering.
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 53 p. :
Number of Pages53
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Open LibraryOL14740851M

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