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OSHA Updates Non-Mandatory Appendix for Occupational Exposure to Hazardous Chemicals in Labs

Posted in on Fri, Mar 1, 2013

OSHA has published in the Federal Register a technical amendment to update a non-mandatory appendix in OSHA’s Occupational Exposure to Hazardous Chemicals in Laboratories to include the contents of the latest National Academy of Sciences publication entitled, “Prudent Practices in the Laboratory: Handling and Management of Chemical Hazards,” 2011 edition. All revisions being made are minor and non-substantive.  The effective date of this technical amendment to the standard was January 22, 2013.  http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-2013-01-22/html/2013-00788.htm

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