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Guidance sheets for finding and substituting carcinogens

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Guidance sheets for finding and substituting carcinogens
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Provider: 
INRS — National institute of research and security
Available in languages: 
French
Descripción: 

The factsheets, which are compiled by occupational safety and health (OSH) and technology experts, are continually updated. They help companies to identify and replace carcinogens. There are 55 FAR sheets (as of July 2017); these give an overview of the different processes and sectors involved in identifying carcinogens. There are 38 FAS sheets (as of July 2017); these propose substitution options for carcinogens in a given work process.

Sector / Industry covered: 
AGRICULTURA, GANADERÍA, SILVICULTURA Y PESCA
INDUSTRIA MANUFACTURERA
SUMINISTRO DE AGUA, ACTIVIDADES DE SANEAMIENTO, GESTIÓN DE RESIDUOS Y DESCONTAMINACIÓN
CONSTRUCCIÓN
COMERCIO AL POR MAYOR Y AL POR MENOR; REPARACIÓN DE VEHÍCULOS DE MOTOR Y MOTOCICLETAS
HOSTELERÍA
ACTIVIDADES PROFESIONALES, CIENTÍFICAS Y TÉCNICAS
ACTIVIDADES SANITARIAS Y DE SERVICIOS SOCIALES
ACTIVIDADES ARTÍSTICAS, RECREATIVAS Y DE ENTRETENIMIENTO
Tasks covered: 
Applying Glues or Sealants
Applying Surface Coatings
Beauty Culture
Cleaning or Disinfecting
Construction
Contact with Humans or Animals
Dyeing or Tanning
Electroplating
Food Processing
Handling Animals
Handling Chemicals
Heating or Machining Plastics/Rubber
Heating, Machining, or Welding Metal
Installing or Removing Insulation
Manufacturing
Medical and Dental Services
Miscellaneous
Printing or Photography
Processing Materials
Removing Coatings
Smelting and Casting Metal
Woodworking
Biological hazard: 
Not applicable
Hazard - physical state: 
Not applicable
Hazard - health effects: 
Carcinogens
Mutagens
Exposure route: 
Not applicable
Substance description
Substance description: 

PFOS, Carbon Black, Cristalline Silica

CAS Number: 
335-67-1
1333-86-4
14808-60-7
EC number: 
206-397-9
215-609-9
238-878-4
Prevention measures: 
Level 1. Substitution
Purpose of the material: 
Guidance
Type
Type: 
MS information
Target group: 
Employers
Managers
OSH consultant
Safety officers
Workers representatives
Año de publicación: 
2017