Job Task Name

Heat plastics--polyvinyl chloride, polyethylene, or polypropylene

Comments

Occupational asthma has been reported in workers exposed to polyvinyl chloride (meat wrapper's asthma); polyethylene (paper wrapper's asthma); and, polypropylene (manufacturing bags). [Malo]

Job Task Category

Heating or Machining Plastics/Rubber

Exposed To

Allergens

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