Occupational Exposure Limits

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Jan 26, 2017
Workplace Exposure Limits – HSE UK

http://www.hse.gov.uk/coshh/

Scroll to the bottom of the page for links to approved Workplace Exposure Limits (WELs) and Biological Monitoring Guidance from the Health and Safety Executive within the UK.

Source: HSE

Jan 26, 2017
American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists (ACGIH) Threshold Limit Values (TLVs)

http://www.acgih.org/tlv-bei-guidelines/policies-procedures-presentations/overview

This page provides descriptions and ordering information for the TLVs and BEIs,which are guidelines established by the American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists.

Source: ACGIH

Mar 01, 2013
International Labour Organization: Chemical Exposure Limits

http://www.ilo.org/safework/info/publications/WCMS_151534/lang--en/index.htm

The following texts provide information on the agency responsible for the establishment and publication of exposure limits in each country with an Internet link to a table or database containing the exposure limit values.

Source: ILO

Nov 01, 2011
Workplace Safety & Health Topics: NIOSH Evaluation of its Cancer and REL Policies

http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/topics/cancer/policy.html?s_cid=3ni7d2fb072720110230pm

NIOSH is currently reviewing its cancer (carcinogen) and related Recommended Exposure Limit (REL) to ensure that they reflect current scientific and risk management practices.

Source: NIOSH