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TLV-SKIN [1 record]

Record 1 2012-10-15


Subject field(s)
  • Environmental Law
  • Toxicology
  • Occupational Health and Safety

The TLV of a substance, following by the designation "Skin", refers to the potential contribution to the overall exposure by the cutaneous route including mucous membranes and eyes, either by airborne or more particularly by direct contact with the substance; the designation is intended to suggest appropriate measures for the prevention of cutaneous absorption so that the threshold limit is not invalidated.


See also "TLV".


  • Droit environnemental
  • Toxicologie
  • Santé et sécurité au travail

TLV suivi de la mention «Peau» a trait à la contribution possible à l'intoxication globale de l'absorption par voie cutanée (incluant les muqueuses et les yeux) par suite d'un contact avec la substance à l'état solide, liquide ou gazeux. La mention a pour but d'inciter à prendre des mesures préventives contre l'absorption cutanée de façon que la TLV demeure valide.


Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Derecho ambiental
  • Toxicología
  • Salud y seguridad en el trabajo

piel : Notación que indica una posible contribución a la exposición general a un material por absorción por la piel, membranas mucosas y ojos por contacto directo o en el aire.

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