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Health hazards associated with the use of di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (commonly referred to as DOP) in HEPA filter testing

Health hazards associated with the use of di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (commonly referred to as DOP) in HEPA filter testing

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Energy, Office of Environment, Safety and Health, Available from the National Technical Information Service in Washington, DC, [Springfield, VA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Diethylhexyl phthalate -- Carcinogenicity,
  • Diethylhexyl phthalate -- Toxicology,
  • Air filters -- Testing -- Health aspects

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsUnited States. Dept. of Energy. Assistant Secretary for Environment, Safety, and Health
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination25 p.
    Number of Pages25
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14980476M

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