- Part Number:1990
- Part Number Title:Identification, Classification, and Regulation of Carcinogens
- Standard Number:
- Title:Candidate list of potential occupational carcinogens.
- GPO Source:
Contents. The Secretary shall prepare a list of substances (the "Candidate list") which are reported to be present in any American workplace and which, on the basis of a brief scientific review of available data, may be considered candidates for further scientific review and possible regulation as Category I Potential Carcinogens or Category II Potential Carcinogens. For the purposes of this paragraph, "available data" means:
Any data referred to by the Secretary of HHS or by the Director of NIOSH, either in the latest list entitled "Suspected Carcinogens" or any other communication;
EFFECTIVE DATE NOTE: Paragraphs (a) and (b) of 1990.121 were stayed at 48 FR 243, Jan. 4, 1983, in order to evaluate the impact of publishing the Candidate Lists and Priority List and to reconsider the criteria used in establishing the lists (see also 47 FR 187, Jan. 5, 1982).