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Review Article

Multiple Chemical Sensitivity and the Workplace: Current Position and Need for an Occupational Health Surveillance Protocol

Table 2

Categories at high risk of MCS.

Industrial workersWorkers with acute or chronic exposure to industrial chemicals

Other workersFarmers
Healthcare workers with specific activities (e.g., radiographers, anesthetists)
Urban policemen
Flight crew
Cabin crew
Swimming pool workers

People who live or work indoorsTeachers
Office employees
Construction workers
House painters

People who might be exposed to toxic chemicals only onceWorkers with exposure to pesticides
Workers with exposure to drugs
Victims of industrial accidents
Victims of chemical accidents

Office workersOffice workers in tightly closed buildings