DoD Risk Management

DoD Risk Management

ACGIH adopts new beryllium TLV

The ACGIH has adopted the following provisions from their Notice of Intended Change for beryllium: - TLV-TWA of 0.05 micrograms per cubic meter - Skin and SEN notations - A1 carcinogenicity classification

CBD Prevention pdf [138 KB]

Draft White Papers on Beryllium developed by the DOEs Beryllium Health and Safety Committee. The POC for these activities is Mike Brisson, WSRC Analytical Laboratories, Savannah River Site, Aiken, SC 29808 1-803-952-4400

Small Business Advocacy Review Panel Report on OSHA Draft Propsed Be Standard pdf [144 KB]

This report is a commentary on the OSHA Draft Proposed Standard for Occupational Exposure to Beryllium. The report was prepared by the Small Business Advocacy Review Panel.

Managing Health Effects of Beryllium Exposure pdf [1.09 MB]

Prepublication Copy of National Academy of Sciences- Committee on Toxicology Report on managing health effects of beryllium exposure

Uses, Alternatives, and Control Measures for Beryllium ppt [1.92 MB]

Great overview of the Beryllium story: basics, regulatory environment, uses, controls, interagency/industry activities, etc.