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Document ID (ISN)57918
CIS number 92-369
ISBN(s) 0-11-015431-2
Year 1991
Convention or series no. Statutory Instruments 1991 No.2431
Title Health and Safety - The Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (Amendment) Regulations 1991 [United Kingdom]
Bibliographic information HMSO Books, P.O. Box 276, London SW8 5DT, United Kingdom, 1991. 4p. Price: GBP 1.00.
Abstract The schedule presented in these Regulations replaces the list of exposure limits in the original 1988 regulations (see CIS 89-1092) and in its 1990 amendment, now repealed (see CIS 90-1761). With certain exceptions, the importation, supply and use at work of benzene are prohibited. New maximum exposure limits are prescribed for chromium, grain dust, nickel and silica.
Descriptors (primary) dangerous substances; TLV list; limitation of exposure; United Kingdom
Descriptors (secondary) nickel; benzene; silica; prohibition of use; replaced; chromium; law; grain dust
Document type A - Laws, regulations, directives
Country / State or ProvinceUnited Kingdom
Subject(s) Standards and directives with the force of law
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Occupational exposure limits