Pulp, Paper, and Paperboard Mills

Standards

Pulp, paper, and paperboard mills are addressed in specific standards for general industry. This section highlights OSHA standards and documents related to pulp, paper, and paperboard mills.

OSHA Standards

Frequently Cited Standards

OSHA maintains a listing of the most frequently cited standards for specified 2-6-digit North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) codes. Please refer to OSHA's Frequently Cited OSHA Standards page for additional information. For Paper Manufacturing use NAICS code 322 in the NAICS search box.

Other Highlighted Standards

General Industry (29 CFR 1910)
General Industry (29 CFR 1910)
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1910 Subpart G - Occupational Health and Environmental Control

1910.95, Occupational noise exposure.

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1910 Subpart H - Hazardous Materials

1910.106, Flammable liquids.

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1910.119, Process safety management of highly hazardous chemicals.

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1910 Subpart J - General Environmental Controls

1910.145, Specifications for accident prevention signs and tags.

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1910.146, Permit-required confined spaces.

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1910 Subpart L - Fire Protection

1910.157, Portable fire extinguishers.

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1910 Subpart N - Materials Handling and Storage

1910.176, Handling materials - general.

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1910 Subpart O - Machinery and Machine Guarding

1910.212, General requirements for all machines.

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1910.219, Mechanical power-transmission apparatus.

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1910 Subpart R - Special Industries

1910.261, Pulp, paper, and paperboard mills.

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1910 Subpart S - Electrical

1910.303, General.

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State Standards

There are 28 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.

Additional Directives

Note: The directives in this list provide additional information that is not necessarily connected to a specific OSHA standard highlighted on this Safety and Health Topics page.

Additional Letters of Interpretation

Note: The letters in this list provide additional information that is not necessarily connected to a specific OSHA standard highlighted on this Safety and Health Topics page.