Accession Number : AD0748106

Title :   Hazards from Microwave Ovens and Inspection Guidelines,

Corporate Author : ARMY ENVIRONMENTAL HYGIENE AGENCY EDGEWOOD ARSENAL MD

Personal Author(s) : Taylor,John R.

Report Date : AUG 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 6

Abstract : The technical guide discusses the microwave cooking oven, the areas where leakage could exist from such devices and certain precautions to take for safe operation. Also outlined in the guide is a visual inspection check list to detect those faults that do occur which could make the oven potentially hazardous to the health of personnel and a suggested inventory list. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*RADIATION HAZARDS, *MICROWAVES), (*HEALTH PHYSICS, MICROWAVES), COOKING DEVICES, EXPOSURE(PHYSIOLOGY), SAFETY, OPERATION, VISUAL INSPECTION

Subject Categories : Radiobiology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE