|Document ID (ISN)||101995|
|ISSN - Serial title
||0373-1944 - Travail et sécurité
|Convention or series no.
||CNAM Recommandation R 391
||Recommendation - Prevention of hazards linked to the production and use of glycol ethers
||Recommandation - Prévention des risques liés à la fabrication et à l'utilisation des éthers de glycol [in French]|
||Mar. 2002, No.616, Supplement II. 23p. (whole issue).
||This special issue reproduces the full text of a recommendation adopted in France in 2001 on the prevention of risks linked to the production and use of glycol ethers. Contents: physical and chemical properties; toxicity (toxicology, animal studies, epidemiological studies); responsibilities of employers (hazard identification, exposure evaluation, establishing priorities, information of workers, workplace monitoring, biological monitoring, medical supervision). Appendices include: list of the most common glycol ethers; listing by CAS number; physical and chemical properties; examples of forms for defining exposure and establishing an inventory of predictable incidents; methods of determination in urine.
||France; plant safety and health organization; toxic substances; glycol ethers
||responsibilities of employers; information of personnel; toxicology; photographic chemicals; cutting fluids; list of chemical substances; exposure evaluation; epidemiologic study; animal experiments; hazard identification; electronics industry; cosmetics industry; medical supervision; exposure tests; directive; data sheet; determination in urine; paint and varnish industry
||F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
|Country / State or Province||France|
||Toxic and dangerous substances
|Broad subject area(s)