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Occupational Exposure to Vapor-Gas, Dust, and Fumes in a Cohort of Rural Adults in Iowa Compared with a Cohort of Urban Adults

Description
Examines differences in occupational exposure to vapor-gas, dust, and fumes in rural and urban areas. The rural population studied included both current and former farmers, and those who never farmed, thereby providing insights related to non-agriculture occupational exposure to airborne pollutants in rural areas.
Author(s)
Brent C. Doney, Paul K. Henneberger, Michael J. Humann, et al.
Location
MMWR Surveillance Summaries, 66(21), 1-5
Date
11/2017
Type
Document
Organization
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Tagged as
Farmers and farmworkers · Occupational health and safety · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data · Iowa