Chemical exposure levels in printing and coating workers with cholangiocarcinoma (third report).

@article{Yamada2015ChemicalEL,
  title={Chemical exposure levels in printing and coating workers with cholangiocarcinoma (third report).},
  author={Kenichi Yamada and Shinji Kumagai and Shoji Kubo and Ginji Endo},
  journal={Journal of occupational health},
  year={2015},
  volume={57 6},
  pages={565-71}
}
OBJECTIVE This study aimed to identify the chemicals used by five printing workers and one coating worker who developed cholangiocarcinoma and estimate the workers' levels of chemical exposure. METHODS We obtained information on chemicals from the Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare, Japan, and estimated working environment concentrations of the chemicals in printing and coating rooms and exposure concentrations during the ink and dirt removal processes. We also calculated shift time… CONTINUE READING