ACGIH Releases 2015 Edition of TLVs, BEIs Book and 2015 Supplement

The pocket-sized TLVs® and BEIs® book is used worldwide as a guide for evaluation and control of workplace exposures to chemical substances and physical agents.

ACGIH® now has released its 2015 editions of the TLVs® and BEIs® book and the Guide to Occupational Exposure Values, as well as the 2015 Supplement to the Documentation of the Threshold Limit Values and Biological Exposure Indices, 7th Edition.

The supplement contains documentation for the substances that were on the Notice of Intended Changes for 2014, with their corresponding values and notations, that have been approved and adopted as TLVs® and BEIs®.

The pocket-sized TLVs® and BEIs® book is used worldwide as a guide for evaluation and control of workplace exposures to chemical substances and physical agents. Threshold Limit Value occupational exposure guidelines are recommended for more than 700 chemical substances and physical agents, and there are more than 50 Biological Exposure Indices that cover more than 80 chemical substances. Chemical Abstract Service (CAS) registry numbers are listed for each chemical.

The Guide to Occupational Exposure Values is a companion document to the ACGIH® TLVs® and BEIs® book and serves as a readily accessible reference for comparison of the most recently published values: 2015 Chemical Substance TLVs® from ACGIH®; AIHA/OARS Workplace Environmental Exposure Limits (WEELs); the OSHA Final Rule PELs; RELs from NIOSH; MAKs from the German Commission for the Investigation of Health Hazards of Chemical Compounds in the Workplace; and carcinogenicity designations from ACGIH®, OSHA, NIOSH, MAK, IARC, U.S. NTP, and U.S. EPA. The Guide also includes a CAS number index.

To order the book and the Guide, contact ACGIH's customer service representatives by phone (513-742-2020), fax (513-742-3355), or email ([email protected]) or visit www.acgih.org/Store. Use the following information when ordering: TLVs® and BEIs® Book; Publication #0115; ISBN: 978-1-607260-77-6; ACGIH® member price: $43.96 with free S/H, non-member price: $54.95 + S/H; Guide to Occupational Exposure Values; Publication #0393; ISBN: 978-1-607260-78-3; ACGIH® member price: $61.56 with free S/H, non-member price: $76.95 + S/H.

To order the 2015 Supplement, use the following ordering information: Documentation of the Threshold Limit Values and Biological Exposure Indices, 7th Edition – 2015 Supplement –Publication #0100DocS15. ISBN: 978-1-607260-82-0. ACGIH® member price: $48, non-member price: $60.00 + S/H. The 2015 Supplement is available free to buyers who purchased the Documentation during 2015.

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