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ID (ISN) del documento32883
Número CIS 80-131
ISSN - Título de la serie 0097-6326 - Federal Register
Año 1978
Número de serie
Autor(es)
U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration.
Título Occupational exposure to lead: Final standard; Attachments to the preamble for the final standard [USA]
Información bibliográfica 14 Nov. 1978, Vol.43, No.220, p.52952-53014, and 21 Nov. 1978, No.225, p.54353-54509. Illus.
Resumen This permanent standard dated 8 Nov. 1978 (effective: 1 Feb. 1979) establishes a permissible exposure limit of 50µg/m3 averaged over 8h, or (for exposure exceeding 8h) a time-weighted average determined as: the maximum permissible limit (in µg/m3) = 400/hours worked during a 24h period. The standard contains provisions concerning; monitoring, respiratory protection for lead aerosols, respirator selection, protective clothing and equipment, cleaning of floors and other surfaces, vacuum cleaning, hygiene facilities and practices, changing rooms, medical surveillance (biological monitoring, blood sampling tests and medical examinations, restrictions on chelation, transfer of workers to other employment), worker training and information, warning notices. The text of the standard is preceded by supplementary and background information, and the attachments to the preamble contain general information on lead toxicity, industry surveys (smelting, refining, scrap handling, battery breaking), feasibility and compliance cost predictions.
Descriptores (primarios) valores umbrales; Estados Unidos; limitación de la exposición; substancias tóxicas; plomo
Descriptores (secundarios) vestimentas de protección; bienestar de los trabajadores; aspectos económicos; orden y propiedad; información del personal; efectos biológicos; vigilancia médica; tests de exposición; directiva; respiradores
Tipo de documento A - Leyes, reglamentos, directivas
País / Estado o ProvinciaEstados Unidos
Tema(s) Normas y directivas con fuerza de ley
Broad subject area(s) Riesgos químicos
Navegación por categoria(s) Occupational exposure limits
Lead and compounds
Inorganic substances