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Name: Hazardous Chemical Substances Regulations, 1995 (Government Notice R. 1179).
Country: South Africa
Subject(s): Protection against particular hazards
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 1995-08-25
Entry into force:
Published on: Government Gazette, 1995-08-25, Vol. 362, No. 16596, pp. 1-85
ISN: ZAF-1995-R-41854
Bibliography: Government Gazette, 1995-08-25, Vol. 362, No. 16596, pp. 1-85
Regulations Regulations Department of Labour, South Africa (consulted on 2005-05-09)
Abstract/Citation: Provides comprehensive regulations on hazardous chemical substances in the workplace, including dust in mining operations. In certain cases requires employers to provide air monitoring, medical surveillance, training, protective equipment, and to dispose of chemical wastes safely. Three annexed Tables set occupational exposure limits as well as biological exposure indices for hazardous chemical substances.
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