Accession Number:

AD1037783

Title:

Bioenvironmental Engineering Guide to Beryllium

Descriptive Note:

Technical Report,01 Jan 2017,31 Jul 2017

Corporate Author:

USAF School of Aerospace Medicine Wright-Patterson AFB United States

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2017-07-26

Pagination or Media Count:

22.0

Abstract:

This document provides guidance to Bioenvironmental Engineering personnel at base level on how to comply with the Occupational Safety and Health Administrations OSHA beryllium standard as promulgated in Code of Federal Regulations Title 29 Parts 1910.1024 and 1926.1124. This guide will help Bioenvironmental Engineering personnel provide supervisors and commanders the information and recommendations for documenting OSHA compliance and helping limit exposures to beryllium to below the action level and permissible exposure limit. This document supersedes previous documentation that does not incorporate the recent OSHA update to the beryllium final rule, 20 May 2017.

Subject Categories:

  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
  • Metallurgy and Metallography

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE