Powered by GoogleTranslate

Alert: Due to routine maintenance on the OSHA website, some pages are temporarily unavailable.
Maintenance is planned between 7:00 PM ET on Thursday, Feb. 22 until 8:00 AM ET on Friday, Feb 23.
To file a complaint with OSHA or to ask a safety and health question, call 1-800-321-6742 (OSHA).

Standard Interpretations - Table of Contents
• Standard Number: 1910.1025

January 24, 1985

Gary E. Wynn
Acting Supervisor
Hazardous Materials Department
General Dynamics Land Systems Division
P. O. Box 1901
Warren, Michigan 48090

Dear Mr. Wynn:

This is in response to your letter of December 6, 1984, requesting the definition of "organic lead soap," a term used in the standard for occupational exposure to lead, 29 CFR 1910.1025.

An "organic lead soap" is the lead salt of an organic acid, the latter usually being a fatty acid. Lead naphthenate would be an organic lead soap and, therefore, would be a substance regulated by 29 CFR 1910.1025.

Thank you for contacting the Occupational Safety and Health Administration. If we can assist you again in the future, we shall be glad to do so.

Sincerely,



John B. Miles, Jr.
Director
Directorate of Field Operations


Standard Interpretations - Table of Contents

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.

Close