Job Task Name

Inhale petroleum vapors containing benzene

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Aplastic anemia; Sources of exposure include: refining petroleum, bulk storage facilities not using vapor control systems, and dispensing gasoline indoors. Mariners who handled or transported benzene-containing products from the 1970s to the 1990s were not usually exposed to levels of benzene exceeding contemporaneous occupational exposure limits. [Hyperlink]

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Processing Materials

Reference Link

Benzene exposures associated with tasks performed ...[J Occup Environ Hyg. 2005] - PubMed Result

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