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Current Use of Ambient and Biological Monitoring: Reference Workplace Hazards. Inorganic Toxic Agents — Carbon Monoxide I

  • E. P. Radford
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Summary

With modern methods of measuring carbon monoxide in air, or in workers themselves, now widely available and well tested, it should be mandatory that these techniques be applied wherever carbon monoxide exposure is likely to be frequent in the work place. The relative merits of area, personal, and individual biological monitoring of exposure are discussed. While continuously recording area monitors and portable or personal samplers are useful, supplementation of these techniques by alveolar gas or blood measurements is often necessary.

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Personal Sampler Carbon Monoxide Concentration Carbon Monoxide Exposure Supervisory Personnel Measure Carbon Monoxide 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • E. P. Radford
    • 1
  1. 1.USA

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