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viscose rayon


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One of the oldest synthetic fibers, widely used in textiles since the 1930s. Viscose rayon manufacture may expose workers to volatile toxic solvents and to carbon disulfide, which can cause polyneuritis and increased cardiovascular disease risk.

Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology.


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