Asthma due to industrial use of chloramine.

  title={Asthma due to industrial use of chloramine.},
  author={Monroe Bourne and M L H Flindt and John Malcolm Walker},
  journal={British medical journal},
  volume={2 6181},
Seven brewery workers developed asthmatic symptoms after using chloramine (chloramine-T) powder as a sterilising agent. They gave positive weal and flare reactions to skin-prick tests with solutions of chloramine at strengths that caused no reactions in unexposed controls. The symptoms did not recur once the men had been removed from areas in which… CONTINUE READING