Health monitoring for vinyl chloride
This guide helps doctors monitor the health of workers exposed to vinyl chloride.
Vinyl chloride (CAS 75-01-4) is a colourless gas that burns easily. It does not occur naturally. You must make vinyl chloride industrially for commercial use. It’s also a product of tobacco smoke.
Examples of work using vinyl chloride include:
making polyvinyl chloride (PVC)
cleaning equipment used in producing PVC.
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