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Solvents@Work

Esig

RCP for setting occupational exposure limits for hydrocarbon solvents

By | Publications, Scientific papers, Solvents@Work

This paper from July 2017 provides an update on the application of the reciprocal calculation procedure (RCP) method to calculate occupational exposure levels for hydrocarbon solvents taking into account recent toxicological information and changes in regulatory requirements.

Managing the health risks of solvent exposure

By | Best Practice Guidelines, Best Practice Guidelines, Publications, Solvents@Work

Learn how best to manage health risks from exposure to solvents via inhalation of vapours and contact with the skin and eyes. This guide also helps to explain the European regulations around health risk management.  This resource is especially useful for SMEs.

ibc

Solvents and IBCs

By | Solvents@Work, Videos

Using Intermediate Bulk Containers (IBCs) to handle solvent products presents unique hazards. This short video contains valuable guidance on IBC selection, and best practice for storage and handling as well as information about relevant legislation.

Safe handling of solvents

By | Solvents@Work, Videos

Solvents can present hazards to health, safety and the environment if not handled correctly. This video enables users to identify these hazards and to implement best practice to ensure safe handling.