Evaluation of exposure to ethylene glycol monoethyl ether acetates and their possible haematological effects on shipyard painters.

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OBJECTIVES To evaluate exposure to mixed solvents containing ethylene glycol monoethyl ether acetate (EGEEA) in shipyard painters, to determine if EGEEA is toxic to the bone marrow. METHODS An industrial hygiene survey was performed to identify exposure to EGEEA of two groups of shipyard painters, a low exposure group (n = 30) and a high exposure group (n… (More)

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