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ACGIH

American Congress of Governmental Industrial Hygienists

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AIDS

Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome

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AL

Action Level

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BCME

Bischloromethyl Ether

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CDCP

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Atlanta, GA

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CNS

Central Nervous System

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ECG

Electrocardiogram

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EDTA

Ethylenediamine Tetracetic Acid

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EEG

Electroencephalogram

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EPA

Environmental Protection Agency

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FTC

Federal Trade Commission

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HCHO

Formaldehyde

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HIV

Human Immune Deficiency Virus

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IARC

International Agency for Research on Cancer

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mc

Millicurie

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MEK

Methyl Ethyl Ketone

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MSDS

Material Safety Date Sheet

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NIOSH

National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health

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NTP

National Toxicology Program

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OPIM

Other Possibly Infectious Material

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OSHA

Occupational Safety and Health Administration

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PEL

Permissible Exposure Limit

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pH

Potential of Hydrogen

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PPE

Personal Protective Equipment

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ppm

Parts per Million

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PRD

Primary Right of Disposition

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STEL

Short Term Exposure Limit

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TWA

Time Weighted Average

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TLV

Threshold Limit Value