NEW - CS Part 601. Air Contaminants for Construction - was amended, effective September 20, 2019

NEW - Construction Safety Standard Part 601. Air Contaminants for Construction – was amended, effective September 20, 2019

 

MIOSHA is in the process of creating a new standard for Beryllium in Construction, Part 640. This necessitated a change to Part 601. Air contaminants for Construction to include the new limits for Beryllium.  The new limits for Beryllium will be:

2.0 ug/mg3 for the short term exposure limit (STEL)

0.2 ug/m3 for the Permissible Exposure Limit (PEL)

 

A copy of the “revised standard” is available on the MIOSHA Standards website and here:

 

CS Part 601. Air Contaminants for Construction – Effective date September 20, 2019

 

A copy of the “strike-bold draft” is available here:

 

CS Part 601. Air Contaminants for Construction – Effective date September 20, 2019