Assessment of exposure of workers and swimmers to trihalomethanes in an indoor swimming pool.

@article{Caro2007AssessmentOE,
  title={Assessment of exposure of workers and swimmers to trihalomethanes in an indoor swimming pool.},
  author={J. Caro and M. Gallego},
  journal={Environmental science & technology},
  year={2007},
  volume={41 13},
  pages={
          4793-8
        }
}
  • J. Caro, M. Gallego
  • Published 2007
  • Medicine
  • Environmental science & technology
  • A simultaneous study on workers' and swimmers' exposure to trihalomethanes (THMs) in an indoor swimming pool has been carried out by analyzing urine samples using the headspace and gas chromatography-mass spectrometry technique. The subjects of this study were male and female workers of an indoor swimming pool as well as swimmers regularly attending the pool. The results reported show that only chloroform and bromodichloromethane were detected in the urine of those people exposed, which can be… CONTINUE READING
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