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OSHA Regulated Toxic Metals
 
The following metals (and their compounds) are regulated by OSHA and are listed in the indicated tables of 1910.1000. Please refer to the tables for exposure limits.

Table Z-1 (note: though technically not metals, arsenic, boron, selenium, and tellurium are often classed as Toxic metals). Also see Table Z-Shipyards (in 1915.1000) for limits under Shipyard Employment.
  • Aluminum
  • Antimony (including stibine)
  • Arsenic (including arsine)
  • Barium
  • Beryllium
  • Bismuth
  • Boron (including decaborane, diborane, pentaborane)
  • Cadmium (See the Safety and Health Topics page for Cadmium)
  • Calcium
  • Chromium
  • Cobalt
  • Copper
  • Hafnium
  • Iron (oxide fume)
  • Lead (including tetraethyl lead, tetramethyl lead) (see the Safety and Health Topics page for Lead)
  • Magnesium (oxide fume)
  • Manganese
  • Mercury
  • Molybdenum
  • Nickel
  • Osmium (tetroxide)
  • Platinum
  • Rhodium
  • Selenium (including hydrogen selenide)
  • Silver
  • Tantalum
  • Tellurium
  • Thallium
  • Tin
  • Titanium (dioxide)
  • Uranium
  • Vanadium
  • Yttrium
  • Zinc
  • Zirconium
Table Z-2
  • Beryllium
  • Cadmium (See the Safety and Health Topics page for Cadmium)
  • Chromium (chromic acid and chromates)
  • Mercury (including organo(alkyl))

Revision Date: 14 April 1999
 
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