Work-Related Lung Disease Surveillance System (eWoRLD)
Byssinosis: Cotton Dust Exposure (Archive)
Cotton dust: Geometric mean exposures and percent exceeding designated occupational exposure limits by cotton process, OSHA samples, 1980-1999
- indicates incalcuable field
PEL - permissible exposure limitREL - recommended exposure limitGM - geometric mean
Note: The NIOSH REL is 0.2 mg/m3. See appendices for source description, methods, and agents.
Source: Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Integrated Management Information System.
Reference Number: 2002T04-11
Date Posted: May 2003
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