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Document ID (ISN)33683
CIS number 80-1147
ISSN - Serial title Gigiena truda i professional'nye zabolevanija
Year 1979
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Muhametova G.N., Kurmaeva A.A., Hajrullina R.M., Alibaev T.S., Jarmuhametova F.A.
Title Occupational hygiene problems and health of workers producing vitaminised protein concentrates
Original title Nekotorye voprosy gigieny truda i sostojanie zdorov'ja rabočih proizvodstva belkovo-vitaminnyh koncentratov [in Russian]
Bibliographic information Sep. 1979, No.9, p.23-25. 3 ref.
Abstract Studies at 2 plants engaged in biosynthesis of animal foods showed yeast and dry concentrate dust (dermatitis of the candidiasis type, skin allergy), and paraffin (skin sensitisation) to be particularly harmful. Preventive measures proposed: enclosure of separation, drying and packing equipment (with exhaust system), improved ventilation, use of antifungal cream, periodic medical examinations.
Descriptors (primary) Ascomycetes; yeast; feed production; respirable dust; microorganisms
Descriptors (secondary) USSR; candidiasis; dermatomycoses; sensitization; paraffin wax; occupational health survey; skin allergies
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Food, beverage and tobacco industries
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Bacterial and parasitic diseases
Food industry
Mycoses