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Size Comparisons for PM Particles from EPA.gov

Size Comparisons for PM Particles from EPA.gov

OSHA Lowers the Permissible Exposure Limit (PEL)

The PEL for respirable crystalline silica is 50 μg/m3 (micrograms of silica per cubic meter of air) averaged over eight hours called Time Weighted Average (TWA).  Worker direct exposure is identified through laboratory analysis of the sample.  If the sample result is above the PEL, employers must resample every three months.

Action Level of 25 μg/m3 TWA

Employers are not required to monitor for silica if they can demonstrate the occupational exposure is below the Action Level, TWA, of 25 μg/m3.  If employers are above the Action Level, the employer must resample every six months.

Laboratories Must Analyze Silica Samples

Air samples must be analyzed by certified laboratories that use specific sampling and analytical methods.

Written Exposure Plan

The Exposure Plan must be 1) written for each facility, 2) reviewed and updated annually, 3) work positions or technology used to reduce exposures must be listed, and 4) must be readily available to all workers.  Employers should determine areas with potential for exposure and create regulated areas with limited access.

 

Real-time Monitoring

DynaGrace Enterprises is an OEM Approved and Certified Distributor for

DustCount 8899 – Respirable Dust Monitor

✅ Real-time, Accurate Data Readings
✅ Rugged, Compact, Wearable Device
✅ Measures Respirable Dust < 4 Micron
✅ Automated Pump Control and Calibration
✅ Long Battery Life
✅ Visible and Audible Alarms
✅ Post Sample Analysis Capability
✅ Sample Collection for Laboratory
✅ Logs Data for Record Keeping
✅ Cost Effective
✅ Intuitive Software Interface

Make Compliance Easier

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Calibrating Nanozen DustCount Pump

Setup Device

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Worker with Nanozen Dustcount 8899

Attach to Worker

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Gather Results Nanozen DustCount

Collect Results

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Analyzing Lab Results

Send to Laboratory

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