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Numerous resources on OSHA safety requirements for chemicals such as air contaminants, ammonia, asbestos, lead, silica, solvents, etc. Pressure vessel safety materials.

56 Resources
Ammonia - Respiratory Protection [pdf] [31748] ?

General information regarding workplace hazards and controls

Ammonia Refrigeration [24025] ?

Introductory resources to recognize and control ammonia hazards in the work envrionment

Ammonia Refrigeration eTool [28900] ?

Identifying and controlling the hazards associated with the operation and maintenance of ammonia refrigeration systems

Arsenic [23663] ?

OSHA standards that apply to arsenic

Asbestos [1776] ?

Technical resources to comply with OSHA's standards on asbestos

Asphalt Fumes [1780] ?

There is no specific OSHA standard for asphalt fumes

Benzene [5570] ?

Technical resources on benzene

Beryllium in the Workplace [27784] ?

Safety and health information related to beryllium in the workplace

Best Practices for the Safe Use of Glutaraldehyde in Health Care [pdf] [28928] ?

Glutaraldehyde, a toxic chemical used to disinfect and clean heat-sensitive medical, surgical and dental equipment

Brownfields (Recycling Industrial/Commercial Properties) & OSHA [24024] ?

Compliance information about site assessment and clean-up activities on Brownfields

Butadiene in the Workplace [27785] ?

Safety and health information related to 1,3-butadiene in the workplace

CA-California Asbestos Standards [16637] ?

Administers a number of programs which are aimed at prevention of exposure to asbestos fibers

Cadmium [5573] ?

Technical resources on cadmium

Carbon Monoxide - Respiratory Protection [pdf] [31747] ?

General information regarding workplace hazards and controls

Carbon Monoxide in Workplace Atmospheres [1306] ?

Direct-reading monitor sampling instructions

Carcinogens [5572] ?

Technical resources on carcinogens

Chemical Reactivity Hazards [27786] ?

Safety and health information related to reactive chemicals in the workplace

Chlorine - Respiratory Protection [pdf] [31746] ?

General information regarding workplace hazards and controls

Coal Tar Pitch Volatiles [27789] ?

Safety and health information related to coal tar pitch volatiles in the workplace

Composites [5575] ?

Technical resources on composites

Compressed Gas and Equipment [5576] ?

Techical resources on compressed gases

Controlling Silica Exposures in Construction [pdf] [35970] ?

Nine sections that cover different construction operations

Crystalline Silica Fact Sheet [pdf] [1342] ?

OSHA Fact Sheet on Silica Dust Exposures

Dermal Exposure [1696] ?

OSHA technical resources to information related to dermal exposures

Ethylene Oxide [1312] ?

Technical resources on the safety hazards of Ethylene Oxide

Ethylene Oxide - Respiratory Protection [pdf] [31744] ?

The employer needs to establish regulated areas if the ethylene oxide level excees the TWA or STEL

Exposure to Beryllium in Dental Labs [pdf] [21215] ?

How to prevent exposure to beryllium in dental labs

Flavorings-Related Lung Disease [30617] ?

Diacetyl (also called 2,3-butanedione) hazards - butter flavoring vapors

Formaldehyde [1326] ?

Technical resources on the safety hazards of formaldehyde

Formaldehyde - Respiratory Protection [pdf] [31750] ?

General information regarding workplace hazards and controls

Formaldehyde Standard,1910.1048 [3144] ?

Text of the OSHA standard

H2S Hydrogen Sulfide Gas [31045] ?

Comprehensive training should be provided for workers in H2S operations

H2S Special Precautions - Well-Drilling [31044] ?

All well-drilling sites should be classified according to areas of potential and/or actual exposure to hydrogen sulfide

Hair Smoothing Products That Could Release Formaldehyde [39842] ?

Hazard alert to hair salon owners, workers on smoothing and straightening products that could release formaldehyde

Hazardous and Toxic Chemicals: Technical Resources [4252] ?

OSHA currently regulates exposure to approximately 400 substances

Hazards of Waste Anesthetic Gases [27788] ?

Safety and health information related to waste anesthetic gases in the workplace

Heavy Metals [6432] ?

OSHA technical resources related to heavy metals

Hexavalent Chromium [23660] ?

OSHA standards and guidelines that apply to hexavalent chromium

Hexavalent Chromium - Respiratory Protection [pdf] [31751] ?

General information regarding workplace hazards and controls

Hexavalent Chromium Safety Guide [pdf] [36314] ?

A booklet outlining industry safety requirements for hexavalent chromium standards

Isocyanates [5568] ?

Technical resources on isocyanates

Lead [1781] ?

Technical resources for compliance standards for OSHA for lead

Mercury Hazards [27787] ?

Safety and health information related to mercury in the workplace

Metal Working Fluids [5598] ?

Technical resources related to metal working fluids

Methylene Chloride [5600] ?

Technical resources related to methylene chloride

MN-Minnesota Carbon Monoxide Monitoring [25022] ?

Minnesota Rules for carbon monoxide monitoring in the workplace

MN-Minnesota OSHA PELs [pdf] [25023] ?

Text of Subpart Z

MN-Minnesota OSHA PELs [pdf] [15290] ?

Permissible exposure limits for chemicals in MN

OSHA & Industrial Hygiene [1376] ?

Informatio non the profession of industrial hygiene

OSHA Emergency Preparedness and Response [1754] ?

OSHA emergency response resources for the release of hazardous chemicals

OSHA Occupational Chemical Database [11930] ?

Physical properties, exposure guidelines, NIOSH pocket guide, DOT emergency response guide

OSHA Silica Checklist for Employee Exposure Monitoring [1110] ?

Helps you comply with OSHA standard on respirable crystalline silica

Silica - Crystalline [1779] ?

Technical resources to comply with OSHA standards related to crystalline silica

Solvents [6047] ?

Covers the fire safety and respiratory safety OSHA requirements when using solvents

Styrene [5569] ?

Technical resources on styrene

Synthetic Mineral Fibers [5588] ?

Technical resources on synthetic mineral fibers

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Environmental and workplace chemicals that are known or suspected carcinogens

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Databanks of chemical labels, hazard communication labeling requirements & more

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Online access to an extensive number of databases on chemicals

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Information and resources on lead and lead poisoning

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Databases of Material Safety Data Sheets

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Information on controlling the hazards of pesticides

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Guidelines for proper storage of chemicals, compatibility charts, etc.

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PEL, TLV and STEL exposure limits for air contaminants, MRL, IDLH values, etc.

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Over 40 EPA environmental databases

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Chemical Hygiene Plans, standard operating procedures, lab safety programs, etc.

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