Summary of the Latest Regulatory Updates

Summary of the Latest Regulatory Updates

Wednesday, January 13, 2021

Around the end of 2020, many local authorities have published updates of their national Occupational Exposure limits (#OEL) values.

Many thanks to our partner, WikiChemia, which always monitors and implements these updates in our #SDSauthoringsystem, #ExESS, in a timely manner. 

Last month only, the OEL values of the following countries have been made available:

France, Austria, Iceland, Belgium, Japan, Cyprus, Denmark, Sweden, Switzerland, New Zealand, Canada (Quebec).

The following Biological Exposure Indices (#BEIs®) have also been implemented:

Japan, Denmark, Switzerland, New Zealand, Brazil,

In addition to the OELs and BEIs, on November 27th, 2020, the International Agency for Research on Cancer (#IARC) list update was also added to ExESS.

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