If exposure limits for specific hazardous substances are lowered, this often has far-reaching consequences for industry. Carcinogenic substances pose special challenges to industry. Companies have to prove that they maintain low limit values, and in the long term, document this compliance. An innovative concept helps to manage these risks.
Key topic Areas
What are the goals of workplace exposure limit values?
A life-long responsibility
Limit values – Very old
OEL specifications: benzene as an example
Benzene – an important basic material in the chemical industry
An exemplary concept for risk minimisation in case of benzene exposure
Kalpesh Trivedi – Product and Application Manager for gas detection technology for Dräger ANZ. Kalpesh has been with Dräger for 15 years and has worked closely with customers from petro-chemical, general industry, food & beverage and mining sectors