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Biological monitoring of naphthalene for exposures to polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAH) in small and medium enterprises

Project number: F 2056 Institution: Federal Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (BAuA) Status: Completed Project

Description:

Biological monitoring will be carried out on workers with occupational exposure to polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons and a non-exposed control group.

Therefore, 1-naphthol and 2-naphthol in urine and naphthalene in exhaled breath will be analytically determined.

Contact

Unit 4.2 "Health Surveillance, Biological Monitoring"

Phone: +49 231 9071-2071 Fax: +49 231 9071-2070