|Document ID (ISN)||51373|
|Convention or series no.
||DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No.88-103
||NIOSH Alert - Request for assistance in preventing vision disturbances and acute physical distress due to dimethylethylamine (DMEA) exposure
||National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, 4676 Columbia Parkway, Cincinnati, OH 45226, USA, 1987. 8p. 8 ref.
||This Alert concerns moulding and coremaking operations in foundries. Described are: background, case reports of health effects (medical surveys, emergency room records, environmental surveys), regulatory status, conclusions and recommendations.
||visual function disorders; USA; toxic substances; moulding and coremaking; ethyldimethylamine
||toxic effects; threshold limit values; symptoms; data sheet; exposure evaluation; safe working methods; limitation of exposure
||F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
||Metal production and metalworking
|Broad subject area(s)
||Diseases of the eye and vision damage
Foundries, metalcasting and forging operations