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Document ID (ISN)101693
CIS number 03-520
Year 2005
Convention or series no. SUVA 1903.d SUVA 1903.f
Title Exposure threshold limits at the workplace 2005 [Switzerland]
Original title Grenzwerte am Arbeitsplatz 2005 [in German]
Valeurs limites d'exposition aux postes de travail 2005 [Suisse] [in French]
Bibliographic information Suva, Gesundheitsschutz, Postfach, 6002 Luzern, Switzerland, 2005. 147p. Illus.
Internet access http://wwwitsp1.suva.ch/sap/its/mimes/waswo/99/pdf/01903-f.pdf [in French]
http://wwwitsp1.suva.ch/sap/its/mimes/waswo/99/pdf/01903-d.pdf [in German]
Abstract List of exposure limits at the workplace for 2005. Definitions of TLVs for the concentration of harmful substances; list of MAC values (including short-term exposure values); list of carcinogens; carcinogenic nitrosamines, passive smoking at the workplace, artificial mineral fibres, organic peroxides, inert substances, dust and gases. Definition of the biological exposure indices (BEI), biological monitoring of harmful substances, list of BEIs, BEI of carcinogens. Admissible threshold values for physical agents at the workplace: ionizing radiations, non-ionizing radiations, noise and vibrations, compressed air, infrared radiation. Replaces CIS 02-1014. The ILO archival copy is that of the 2003 version.
Descriptors (primary) harmful physical agents; harmful substances; Switzerland; threshold limit values
Descriptors (secondary) ionizing radiation; carcinogens; noise; vibration; non-ionizing radiation; man-made fibres; infrared radiation; respirable dust; biological threshold limits; TLV list; exposure tests; directive; passive smoking
Document type A - Laws, regulations, directives
Country / State or ProvinceSwitzerland
Subject(s) Standards and directives with the force of law
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Physical hazards
Biological hazards
Browse category(ies) Occupational exposure limits
Passive smoking