Database GESTIS Limit Values: Bibliography

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[1] Australia: Workplace exposure standards for chemicals at safe work australia

[2] Austria: Verordnung des Bundesministers für Arbeit, Soziales und Konsumentenschutz über Grenzwerte für Arbeitsstoffe sowie über krebserzeugende und fortpflanzungsgefährdende (reproduktionstoxische) Arbeitsstoffe (Grenzwerteverordnung 2011 – GKV 2011). StF: BGBl. II Nr. 253/2001

[3] Canada - Ontario: Current Occupational Exposure Limits for Ontario Workplaces. Available at: www.labour.gov.on.ca

[4] Canada - Québec: Règlement sur la santé et la sécurité du travail (in French) and Regulation respecting occupational health and safety (in English), both at LégisQuébec

[5] Denmark: Bekendtgørelse om grænseværdier for stoffer og materialer. Available at: retsinformation.dk

[6] European Union: Council Directive 98/24/EC of 7 April 1998 on the protection of the health and safety of workers from the risks related to chemical agents at work (fourteenth individual Directive within the meaning of Article 16(1) of Directive 89/391/EEC). Available at: eur-lex.europa.eu

  • Commission Directive 2000/39/EC of 8 June 2000 establishing a first list of indicative occupational limit values in implementation of Council Directive 98/24/EC on the protection of the health and safety of workers from the risks related to chemical agents at work.
  • Commission Directive 2006/15/EC of 7 February 2006 establishing the second list of indicative occupational limit values in implementation of Council Directive 98/24/EC on the protection of the health and safety of workers from the risks related to chemical agents at work.
  • Commission Directive 2009/161/EU of the European Parliament and of the council of 17 December 2009 establishing a third list of indicative occupational exposure limit values in implementation of Council Directive 98/24/EC and amending Commission Directive 2000/39/EC.
  • Commission Directive (EU) 2017/164 of 31 January 2017 establishing a fourth list of indicative occupational exposure limit values pursuant to Council Directive 98/24/EC, and amending Commission Directives 91/322/EEC, 2000/39/EC and 2009/161/EU.

[7] European Union: Council Directive 2004/37/EC of the European Parliament and of the council of 29 April 2004 on the protection of workers from the risks related to exposure to carcinogens or mutagens at work (Sixth individual Directive within the meaning of Article 16(1) of Council Directive 89/391/EEC).

  • Directive (EU) 2017/2398 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 12 December 2017 amending Directive 2004/37/EC on the protection of workers from the risks related to exposure to carcinogens or mutagens at work.

[8] European Union: Directive 2009/148/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 30 November 2009 on the protection of workers from the risks related to exposure to asbestos at work.

[9] Finland: HTP-arvot 2016 (in Finnish) and HTP-värden 2016(in Swedish)

[10] France: Valeurs limites d'exposition professionnelle aux agents chimiques en France (PDF, 3, 47 MB). ED 984. INRS, (2006), 20 pp.

[11] Germany - AGS: Technische Regeln für Gefahrstoffe, Arbeitsplatzgrenzwerte, TRGS 900

[12] Germany - MAK Values: German: Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG) (ed.), MAK- und BAT-Werte-Liste 2018. Maximale Arbeitsplatzkonzentrationen und Biologische Arbeitsstofftoleranzwerte
English: List of MAK and BAT Values 2018, Maximum Concentrations and Biological Tolerance Values at the Workplace.
onlinelibrary.wiley.com

[13] Hungary: 25/2000.(IX.30.)EüM-SZCSM együttes rendelet: A munkahelyek kémiai biztonságáról, 1.melléklet, Magyar Közlöny, 99 szám 6150-6178 old. módosítva a 13/2002 (XI.28.) ESZCSM – FMM és a 13/2006 (III. 23.) EüM-FMM együttes rendelettel, elérhető:
Joint Decree No. 25/2000.(IX.30.) EüM-SZCSM issued by the Ministry of Health and Ministry of Social and Family Affairs on the Chemical Safety at Work, Annex 1., Magyar Közlöny, Vol 99, pp 6150 - 6178, modified by Joint Decree No 13/2002(XI.28.) ESZCSM – FMM and Joint Decree No 13/2006 (III. 23.) EüM-FMM.

[14] Ireland: Code of Practice for the Safety, Health and Welfare at Work (Chemical Agents) Regulations. (S.I. No. 619 of 2001) at www.hsa.ie

[15] Italy: Decreto Legislativo 9 aprile 2008 n.8, coordinated with Decreto Legislativo 3 agosto 2009 n. 106 and with subsequent additional integrative and corrective decrees (last update June 2016)

[16] Japan - Limit values: Current values are avalaible at the Japan Society for Occupational Health

[17] Japan - Evaluation standards: Japan ISHA - Administrative Control Levels of Working Environment Evaluation Standards. Available at the National Institute of Technologiy and Evaluation: www.nite.go.jp

[18] Latvia: Occupational Exposure Limits (in Latvian)

[19] New Zealand: Workplace Exposure Standards and Biological Exposure Indices. Edition 9 effective from November 2017, WorkSafe New Zealand at: www.business.govt.nz

[20] PR China : Limit Values of the National Health Commission (GBZ 2.1-2007, in Chinese)

[21] Romania: HOTĂRÂRE (PDF, 243,4 KB) Nr. 1218 din 6 septembrie 2006 and Complement from 2012 at www.mmuncii.ro

[22] Spain: Límites de Exposición Profesional para Agentes Químicos en España (Occupational Exposure Limits for Chemical Agents in Spain), Instituto Nacional de Seguridad e Higiene en el Trabajo, Ministerio de Trabajo y Asuntos Sociales, Madrid. Available at: www.insht.es in Spanish

[23] Sweden: Hygieniska gränsvärden at the website of the Swedish Work Environment Authority (in Swedish)

[24] Switzerland: Searchable Database (German, French, Italian) available at
www.suva.ch

[25] The Netherlands: Dutch Legal Public Limit Values (Nationale wettelijke publieke grenswaarden). Dutch Law on Labour conditions.

[26] United Kingdom: Health and Safety Executive, EH40/2002 Occupational Exposure Limits 2002, HSE Books (2002), ISBN 0717620832, with EH40/2002 Occupational Exposure Limits Supplement 2003, HSE Books (2003), ISBN 0717621723, EH40/2005 Workplace Exposure Limits 2005, HSE Books (2005), ISBN 0717629775. Available at: www.hse.gov.uk (PDF, 468 KB)

[27] United States - NIOSH: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health. NIOSH Recommendations for occupational safety and health, Compendium of Policy Documents and Statements, January 1992, DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 92-100. Available at:
www.cdc.gov

[28] United States - OSHA: US Occupational Safety and Health Administration: Occupational Health and Safety Standards, US Code of Federal Regulations: 42 CFR 1910 Subpart Z, Toxic and Hazardous Substances. Accessed February 1, 2006. Available at:
www.osha.gov

 

April 2018