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Document ID (ISN)105704
CIS number 06-1187
ISBN(s) 2-7389-1373-3
Year 2006
Convention or series no. INRS ED 984
Title Occupational exposure limits for chemicals in France
Original title Valeurs limites d'exposition professionnelle aux agents chimiques en France. [in French]
Bibliographic information Institut national de recherche et de sÚcuritÚ (INRS), 30, rue Olivier-Noyer, 75680 Paris Cedex 14, France, 2006. 19p. Illus. Bibl.ref. Downloadable version free of charge.
Internet access$FILE/ed984.pdf [in French]
Abstract This document presents a table listing all substances, including carcinogenic substances, for which the ministry in charge of Labour has published occupational exposure limit values (VLEPs), whether they are guidance values or mandatory. Includes an introductory section on monitoring of workplace atmospheres (sampling and analysis, aerosols), permitted values (definitions and objectives, additivity convention, elements and compounds, limitations of occupational exposure values, carcinogens), mandatory values and values recommended by the health insurance fund (CNAM). Replaces Note ND 2098 (CIS 06-167).
Descriptors (primary) threshold limit values; TLV list; harmful substances; France
Descriptors (secondary) carcinogens; legal aspects; silica; data sheet; aerosols; determination in air; asbestos
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Country / State or ProvinceFrance
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Occupational exposure limits