Chemical Hazards in the Working Environment
Practical tools and guidance
The current publication covers the Swedish national provisions and general recommendations of the Swedish Work Environment Authority on Chemical Hazards in the working environment. The purpose of the publication is to stipulate how ill-health or accidents caused by chemical hazards in an activity shall be prevented. The publication covers many different chemicals, including solvents. Separate chapters are dedicated to the special requirements for allergenic chemical products; REACH Regulation as well as to special requirements for chemical products which are carcinogenic, mutagenic and toxic to reproduction and for certain activities.
Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons present in coal soot, coal tar or coal pitch, dusts, fumes and sprays produced during the roasting, isopropyl alcohol, n-Hexane and Methyl ethyl ketone (MEK)