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Document ID (ISN)78218
CIS number 02-97
Year 2000
Convention or series no.
Title Introduction to chemical safety. Module IV - Identification and measurement: Session 3
Bibliographic information Industrial Accident Prevention Association, 2 Bloor Street West, 31st floor, Toronto, Ontario M4W 3N8, Canada, no date. 32p. Illus.
Abstract This booklet explains how to identify and evaluate the hazards due to toxic substances. Main topics covered: development of a chemical inventory; hazard evaluation; various ways of assessing working environment contaminants (floor plans, job hazard analysis, walk-through); air sampling; threshold limit values (TLV, TWA, STEL, ceiling values); exercise and test on the contents of the training module.
Descriptors (primary) Canada; harmful substances; training material; determination in air; hazard identification
Descriptors (secondary) threshold limit values; training manuals; personal sampling
Document type C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
Country / State or ProvinceCanada
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Classification and labelling of chemicals
OSH training