Table 1

Means, standard deviation, and range of airborne concentrations for methyl ethyl ketone (MEK), toluene, xylene and Stoddard solvent for the workplaces of the selected subjects from both paint making factories
Solvent Mean (S.D) Range
MEK (n=15) 8.68 (11.39) 0.01- 32.5
Toluene (n=15) 13.69 (25.53) 0.01- 114.8
Xylene (n=15) 26.48 (41.86) 0.2- 173.1
Stoddard solvent (=15) 111.91 (236.63) 0.01- 1300

n= number of records.

Values are mg/m3.

Fuente et al.

Fuente et al. BMC Public Health 2013 13:39   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-13-39

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