- Safety and Health Topics
- Cotton Dust
This section highlights OSHA standards, Federal Register notices (rules, proposed rules, and notices), directives (instruction to OSHA staff), and letters of interpretation (official letters of interpretation of the standards) related to cotton dust.
General Industry Standards (29 CFR 1910)
|Subpart Z - Toxic and hazardous substances||1910.1000, Air contaminants|
|Table Z-1, Limits for air contaminants|
|1910.1043, Cotton dust|
There are twenty-eight OSHA-approved State Plans, operating state-wide occupational safety and health programs. State Plans are required to have standards and enforcement programs that are at least as effective as OSHA's and may have different or more stringent requirements.