[Findings in the bronchopulmonary system of workers employed in the industrial production and processing of synthetic mineral fibers].

  • Hans G Grimm
  • Published 1983 in
    Zentralblatt fur Bakteriologie, Mikrobiologie und…


This paper reports on the evaluation of 21 epidemiological studies concerning investigations in the Man-Made Mineral Fibers (MMF) industries. First conditions of exposure were described. Concentrations of respirable fibers at the production and further treatment of MMF in older plants were in average about a few fibers per cm3, today in most cases… (More)