Regulations (Preambles to Final Rules) - Table of Contents Regulations (Preambles to Final Rules) - Table of Contents
• Record Type: Occupational Exposure to 1,3-Butadiene
• Section: 1
• Title: Section 1 - I. Table of Contents

I. Table of Contents

The preamble to the final standard on occupational exposure to BD discusses events leading to the final rule, physical and chemical properties of BD, manufacture and use of BD, health effects of exposure, degree and significance of the risk presented, an analysis of the technological and economic feasibility, regulatory impact and regulatory flexibility analysis, and the rationale behind the specific provisions set forth in the proposed standard. The discussion follows this outline:

I.     Table of Contents
II.    Pertinent Legal Authority
III.   Events Leading to the Final Standard
IV.    Chemical Identification, Production, and Use
       A. Monomer
       B. Polymers
V.     Health Effects
       A. Introduction
       B. Carcinogenicity
         1. Animal Studies
         2. Epidemiologic Studies
       C. Reproductive Effects
       D. Other Relevant Studies
VI.    Quantitative Risk Assessment
VII.   Significance of Risk
VIII.  Summary of the Final Economic Analysis
IX.    Environmental Impact
X.     Summary and Explanation of the Proposed Standard
       A. Scope and Application
       B. Definitions
       C. Permissible Exposure Limits
       D. Exposure Monitoring
       E. Regulated Areas
       F. Methods of Compliance
       G. Exposure Goal Program
       H. Respiratory Protection
       I. Personal Protective Equipment
       J. Emergency Situations
       K. Medical Screening and Surveillance
       L. Hazard Communication
       M. Recordkeeping
       N. Dates
       O. Appendices
XI.    Final Standard and Appendices
Appendix A: Substance Safety Data Sheet for 1,3-Butadiene
Appendix B: Substance Technical Guidelines for 1,3-Butadiene
Appendix C: Medical Screening and Surveillance for 1,3-Butadiene
Appendix D: Sampling and Analytical Method for 1,3-Butadiene
Appendix E: Respirator Fit Testing Procedures
Appendix F: Medical Questionnaires

Regulations (Preambles to Final Rules) - Table of Contents Regulations (Preambles to Final Rules) - Table of Contents