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Document ID (ISN)102677
CIS number 03-1818
Year 2003
Convention or series no. HSE Engineering Information Sheet No.15 (rev.2)
Health and Safety Executive
Title Control of exposure to triglycidyl isocyanurate (TGIC) in coating powders
Bibliographic information HSE Books, P.O. Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 2WA, United Kingdom, May 2003. 6p. 10 ref.
Internet access [in English]
Abstract This guidance is aimed at all persons involved with the formulation or use of coating powders which contain TGIC. Contents: applicable legislation; characteristics of TGIC; health effects (R and S phrases); exposure routes; exposure limits (maximum exposure limit 0.1mg/m3 8 hour TWA); precautions that users of coating powders containing TGIC should take; maintenance of control measures; monitoring of exposure; measure of exposure levels; health surveillance; information, instruction and training; accidents, incidents and emergency procedures. Revision of CIS 99-247.
Descriptors (primary) powder coating; health hazards; triglycidyl isocyanurate; United Kingdom
Descriptors (secondary) mutagens; protective clothing; irritants; limitation of exposure; hazard evaluation; sensitization; legislation; determination in air; medical supervision; data sheet; information of personnel; exposure evaluation
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Country / State or ProvinceUnited Kingdom
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Heterocyclic compounds
Surface treatment