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Document ID (ISN)38183
CIS number 82-1303
Year 1979
Convention or series no. DHEW (NIOSH) Publication No.79-143B
Author(s) Bullock L.F.
Title Validation of a recommended approach to recirculation of industrial exhaust air. Volume II
Bibliographic information National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, 4676 Columbia Parkway, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226, USA, Aug. 1979. 195p. Illus. 18 ref.
Abstract The validity of the approach recommended in DHEW(NIOSH) Publication No. 78-124 (CIS 79-85) was evaluated by studying its application in 4 plants with newly installed exhaust air recirculation systems. The plants were a lead battery assembly operation, a woodworking operation, a wet grinding process, and an enamel blending process. Conclusions concerning the recommended approach and recommendations for improvement and research are presented. The recommended approach provided a useful method for examining the feasibility of recirculating exhaust air.
Descriptors (primary) air purification; ventilation systems; exhaust ventilation; mechanical ventilation
Descriptors (secondary) evaluation of equipment; mixing, kneading; enamels; woodworking industry; ventilation design; battery and dry cell manufacture; grinding machines
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Subject(s) Heating, ventilation and climate
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Heating and air conditioning
Ventilation