|Document ID (ISN)||78750|
|ISSN - Serial title
||Fogli d'informazione ISPESL
|Convention or series no.
||Marcelloni A.M., Panebianco A., Plebani C., Salerno A., Tranfo G., Gabrielli P., Zanin T.
||Occupational exposure to N,N-dimethylformamide: Complementary use of biological and environmental monitoring
||Esposizione professionale ad N,N,-dimetilformammide: complementaritÓ del monitoraggio biologico ed ambientale [in Italian]|
||Jan.-Mar. 2000, Vol.13, No.1, p.115-117. 5 ref.
||Exposure evaluation of N,N,-dimethylformamide (DMF), used as a solvent in the garment industry. Monitoring of air contamination by DMF and urine monitoring of one of the DMF metabolites (NMF) have also been performed. Results indicate that workers are exposed to dermal and inhalation absorption of DMF, which might be responsible of gastrointestinal and nervous system diseases.
||Italy; urine monitoring; clothing industry; dimethylformamide
||formamides; gastrointestinal diseases; solvents; exposure evaluation; nervous system; personnel monitoring; monitoring for skin contamination; monitoring for air contamination; urinary metabolites
||D - Periodical articles
|Country / State or Province||Italy|
||Toxic and dangerous substances
|Broad subject area(s)
Clothing and finished textile products industry