Effects of Exposure to Formamide on Workers' Health.
Yi Tao, Long Yunfang, Zhan Chenglie, et al. Department of Occupational Health, West China University of Medical Sciences, Chengdu 610041
Objective\ To study effects of formamide on workers' health. Methods\ A field hygienic investigation was conducted. While inspecting the concentration of formamide in the workshop, physical check ups were made for the observation group and the control group. Results The range of formamide in the workshop ranged from 0.95mg/m 3 to 20.45mg/m 3, and the average was 11.41mg/m 3. Except the dysphoria、fatigue、papule and oculo cardiac reflex, the results of the check ups between the two groups had no significantly difference. Conclusion\ The concentration of formamide in this workshop had some effects on workers' health, but no serious harm.