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Results of Air Samples at American Asbestos Textile Corporation, Meredith, New Hampshire.


PB88250451

Publication Date 1966
Personal Author Lynch, J. R.
Page Count 8
Abstract Worker exposures to asbestos were surveyed at the American Asbestos Textile Corporation (SIC-3292) in Meredith, New Hampshire, June 21, 1966. Asbestos fiber concentrations in the fiber preparation, carding, spinning, twisting, winding, weaving, finishing, and rope, wick, braid and cord areas were 6.0 to 17.1, 14.8 to 118.6, 7.4 to 26.2, 5.6 to 15.1, 4.3 to 27.0, 5.8 to 35.9, 7.5, and 6.3 to 7.4 fibers greater than 5 microns per cubic centimeter, respectively.
Keywords
  • Environmental surveys
  • Industrial hygiene
  • Asbestos
  • Inspection
  • Hazardous materials
  • Exposure
  • Concentration(Composition)
  • Fibers
  • Textiles
  • Toxic substances
  • Occupational safety and health
Source Agency
  • National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
NTIS Subject Category
  • 57U - Public Health & Industrial Medicine
  • 94D - Job Environment
  • 68G - Environmental Health & Safety
  • 71I - Fibers & Textiles
Corporate Authors National Inst. for Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, OH.
Supplemental Notes See also PB82-100652.
Document Type Technical Report
Title Note Industrywide study,
NTIS Issue Number 198824
Results of Air Samples at American Asbestos Textile Corporation, Meredith, New Hampshire.
Results of Air Samples at American Asbestos Textile Corporation, Meredith, New Hampshire.
PB88250451

  • Environmental surveys
  • Industrial hygiene
  • Asbestos
  • Inspection
  • Hazardous materials
  • Exposure
  • Concentration(Composition)
  • Fibers
  • Textiles
  • Toxic substances
  • Occupational safety and health
  • National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
  • 57U - Public Health & Industrial Medicine
  • 94D - Job Environment
  • 68G - Environmental Health & Safety
  • 71I - Fibers & Textiles
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