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Document ID (ISN)21244
CIS number 74-1256
ISSN - Serial title 0096-1736 - Journal of Occupational Medicine
Year 1974
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Diserens A.H.
Title Personal noise dosimetry in refinery and chemical plants.
Bibliographic information Apr. 1974, Vol.16, No.4, p.255-257.
Abstract Surveys made at several refineries and chemical plants show that dosimeter studies are a valuable part of a hearing conservation programme. Personal noise exposure determinations using the integrating dosimeter greatly reduce the time and effort which would be required by time and motion studies.
Descriptors (primary) chemical industry; noise; petroleum refining; noise dosimetry; exposure evaluation
Descriptors (secondary) hearing conservation; survey
Document type -
Subject(s) Noise, hearing and vibration
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Exposure evaluation
Noise
Petrochemical industry
Chemical industry
Petroleum and natural gas industry