Powered by GoogleTranslate


1,3-Butadiene - Photo Credit: iStock.com-177132921 | Copyright: amoklv
1,3-Butadiene Menu

Evaluating Exposure

The following references provide information on evaluating occupational exposures to 1,3-butadiene.

  • Chemical Sampling Information. OSHA. Presents, in concise form, data on a large number of chemical substances that may be encountered in industrial hygiene investigations. Basic reference for industrial hygienists engaged in OSHA field activity.
  • Occupational Chemical Database. OSHA maintains this chemical database as a convenient reference for the occupational safety and health community. It compiles information from several government agencies and organizations. This database originally was developed by OSHA in cooperation with EPA.
  • Locating and Estimating Air Emissions from Sources of 1,3-Butadiene. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Publication No. 454/R-96-008, (November 1996). Includes general descriptions of the emitting processes and identifies potential release points and emission factors.
Analytical Methods

The analytical methods recommended for 1,3-butadiene are OSHA Method 56 and NIOSH Method 1024.


National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)

Back to Top

Thank You for Visiting Our Website

You are exiting the Department of Labor's Web server.

The Department of Labor does not endorse, takes no responsibility for, and exercises no control over the linked organization or its views, or contents, nor does it vouch for the accuracy or accessibility of the information contained on the destination server. The Department of Labor also cannot authorize the use of copyrighted materials contained in linked Web sites. Users must request such authorization from the sponsor of the linked Web site. Thank you for visiting our site. Please click the button below to continue.