29 CFR 1910.1043 - Cotton dust

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  • Standards Improvement Project-Phase IV
    • United States
    • Occupational Safety And Health Administration
    • Invalid date
    ...of Pneumoconiosis. DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2011-198. 2. Subpart Z of Part 1910--Toxic and Hazardous Substances, Cotton Dust in 29 CFR 1910.1043 OSHA proposed to update the lung-function testing requirements of its cotton-dust standard to align them with current practices and technology......
  • Safety and health standards, etc.: Standards improvement project (Phase II),
    • United States
    • Federal Register January 05, 2005
    • January 5, 2005
    ...standards for asbestos, vinyl chloride, inorganic arsenic, lead, cadmium, benzene (29 CFR 1910.1028), coke oven emissions, cotton dust (29 CFR 1910.1043), DBCP, acrylonitrile, ethylene oxide (29 CFR 1910.1047), formaldehyde (29 CFR 1910.1048), methylenedianiline (29 CFR 1910.1050), butadien......
  • Part III
    • United States
    • Federal Register November 15, 2007
    • November 15, 2007
    ...(i)(1) (cadmium); 29 CFR 1910.1028(g)(1), (g)(2)(i), (h) (benzene); 29 CFR 1910.1030(d)(3)(i), (d)(3)(ii) (bloodborne pathogens); 29 CFR 1910.1043(f)(1), (f)(3) (cotton dust); 29 CFR 1910.1044(h)(1), (h)(2), (h)(3)(i), (j)(1) (1,2-dibromo-3-chloropropane); 29 CFR 1910.1045(h)(2)(i), (j)(1) ......
  • Occupational Exposure to Respirable Crystalline Silica
    • United States
    • Federal Register March 25, 2016
    • March 25, 2016
    ...chemicals that were associated with non-cancer health effects, such as the standards for lead and cotton dust (29 CFR 1910.1025 and 29 CFR 1910.1043), do not include a prohibition on employee rotation to achieve the PEL. In response to a recommendation by the Small Business Advocacy Review ......
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  • American Federation of Labor & Congress of Industrial Organizations v. Marshall, AFL-CIO
    • United States
    • United States Courts of Appeals. United States Court of Appeals (District of Columbia)
    • January 11, 1980
    ...Therefore, OSHA applied its standard to a broad definition of cotton dust. 43 Fed.Reg. 27354. See id. at 27395, (to be codified at 29 C.F.R. 1910.1043(b)): "Cotton dust" means dust present in the air during the handling or processing of cotton, which may contain a mixture of many substances......
  • United Steelworkers of America, AFL-CIO-CLC v. Marshall, AFL-CIO-CL
    • United States
    • United States Courts of Appeals. United States Court of Appeals (District of Columbia)
    • January 30, 1981
    ...engineering and work practice controls "except to the extent that the employer establishes that such controls are not feasible." 29 C.F.R. § 1910.1043(e)(1) (1979). Where "feasible engineering and work practice controls" cannot achieve the PEL, the employer may and must use respirators to m......
  • Middleton v. Dan River, Inc., Civ. A. No. 83-T-1129-N
    • United States
    • United States District Courts. 11th Circuit. Middle District of Alabama
    • August 15, 1985
    ...or manufacturing processes using new or waste cotton fibers or cotton fiber byproducts from textile mills is cotton dust." 29 C.F.R. § 1910.1043(b). The evidence reflects that this is an accurate and useful definition, and the court adopts 3 The permanent lung disease caused by exposure to ......
  • American Textile Manufacturers Institute, Inc v. Donovan National Cotton Council of America v. Donovan, Nos. 79-1429
    • United States
    • United States Supreme Court
    • June 17, 1981
    ...statement of findings and reasons, the Standard occupied 69 pages of the Federal Register. 43 Fed.Reg. 27350-27418 (1978); see 29 CFR § 1910.1043 (1980). The Cotton Dust Standard promulgated by OSHA estab- Page 502 lishes mandatory PEL's over an 8-hour period of 200 ug/m 3 for yarn manufact......
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  • OSHA Announces Lockout/Tagout and Standards Improvement Project Developments
    • United States
    • JD Supra United States
    • May 31, 2019
    ...in the coke oven emissions appendices (29 C.F.R. § 1910.1029, Apps. A (VI) and B(II)(A)). General Industry Cotton Dust Standard (29 C.F.R. § 1910.1043). To align with current practices and technology, OSHA updated the standard’s lung-function testing requirements. Shipyard General Working C......

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