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Table 5 Solvents appearing in the company's monthly magazines and labor inspection records between August 1973 and May 1991, sorted by priority dates

From: Increased standardized incidence ratio of breast cancer in female electronics workers

Period of Use Citations of Solvents in Use
Before 20 June 1974 1. Trichloroethylene [53] (Aug/Sep 1973)
After 20 June 1974 1. Isopropyl alcohol [2,54]
  2. Acetone [2,54]
  3. Methyl ethyl ketone [2,54]
  4. Trichloromethane [54]
  5. Methylene chloride [2]
  6. Toluene [2]
  7. Petroleum naphtha [2]
  8. N-hexane [2]
  9. Ethyl acetate [2]
  10. Methyl alcohol [2]
  11. 1,2, – dichloroethylene [2]
  12. 1,1,1, – trichloroethane [2]
  13. 1,2, – dichloroethane [2]
  14. 1,1,2, – trichloroethane [2]
  15. Tetrachloroethylene [2]
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