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Guidance sheets for finding and substituting carcinogens

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Frankrijk
French
2017

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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.

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Sector / Industry covered: 
LANDBOUW, BOSBOUW EN VISSERIJ
INDUSTRIE
DISTRIBUTIE VAN WATER; AFVAL- EN AFVALWATERBEHEER EN SANERING
BOUWNIJVERHEID
GROOT- EN DETAILHANDEL; REPARATIE VAN AUTO'S EN MOTORFIETSEN
VERSCHAFFEN VAN ACCOMMODATIE EN MAALTIJDEN
VRIJE BEROEPEN EN WETENSCHAPPELIJKE EN TECHNISCHE ACTIVITEITEN
MENSELIJKE GEZONDHEIDSZORG EN MAATSCHAPPELIJKE DIENSTVERLENING
KUNST, AMUSEMENT EN RECREATIE
Provider: 
INRS — National institute of research and security
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
Hazard - health effects: 
Carcinogens
Mutagens
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
Target group: 
Employers
Managers
OSH consultant
Safety officers
Workers representatives

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