Record Display for the EPA National Library CatalogRECORD NUMBER: 8 OF 20
|Main Title||Industrial Hygiene Survey, Velsicol Chemical Corporation, El Dorado, Ark Plant, Fire Master 680 Unit and Semi-Works Summary with Attachments and Cover Letter dated 07/19/1978.|
|CORP Author||Velsicol Chemical Corp., Chicago, IL.;Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Toxic Substances.|
|Publisher||27 Jul 1978|
|Additional Subjects||Environmental surveys ; Industrial hygiene ; Chemical industry ; Occupational health and safety ; Toxic substances ; Occupational exposure ; Phenol vapors ; Tribromophenol ; Ethylene dibromide ; Epichlorohydrin ; Bromoacetaldehyde dimethyl acetal ; Dibromoethyl acetate ; Hexabromocyclododecane ; Ethylene dichloride ; Methyl bromide ; Ethanol ; Work environment ; El Dorado Plant ; Velsicol Chemical Corporation|
An industrial hygiene survey was conducted at the El Dorado plant to determine employee exposure to phenol, tribromophenol (TBP), ethylene dibromide (EDB) and epichlorohydrin in the fire-Master 680 (FM-680) unit and employee exposures to bromoacetaldehyde dimethyl acetal (BADMA), dibromoethyl acetate (DBEA), hexabromocyclododecane (HBCD), ethylene dichloride (EDC), methyl bromide and ethanol in the Semi-Works operations. The survey was performed by Neal Netzel, Industrial Hygienist, Environmental Health and Hygiene Department, during the week of March 6, 1978. The analytical support was furnished by both the Velsicol Ann Arbor Research facility and Clayton Environmental Consultants, Inc. Final lab results were received on April 17, 1978.