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Discussion Paper - Changes to the Occupational Exposure Limits for Formaldehyde

The Board of Directors approved the release of a Discussion Paper regarding the occupational exposure limit for formaldehyde. At issue was whether WorkSafeBC should maintain the occupational exposure limit established in WorkSafeBC Policy R5.48-1, or adopt the threshold limit value set by American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists (ACGIH).

Consultation closed June 29, 2007.

Consultation Deadline: Jun 29, 2007 File type: PDF (662 KB) Asset type: Discussion Paper