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Cadmium, inorganic compounds

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Here you can find all of the regulations and regulatory lists in which this substance appears, according to the data available to ECHA. This substance has been found in the following regulatory activities (directly, or inheriting the regulatory context of a parent substance):

Region Legislation Long-term Exposure Limit (LTEL) Values Short-term Exposure Limit (STEL) Values Skin Designation Dermal Sensitization Respiratory Sensitization Work Sector Effective Date Expiration Date Miscellaneous Notes
mg/m3 ppm f/ml mg/m3 ppm f/ml
European Union CMD - Carcinogens and Mutagens Directive 0.004 11 July 2027
European Union CMD - Carcinogens and Mutagens Directive 0.001 11 July 2027
CMD - Carcinogens and Mutagens Directive
  • EU. Carcinogens/Mutagens OELs (2004/37)
    EU. OELs for Certain Carcinogens & Mutagens: Annex III, Directive 2004/37/EC (CMD), as amended by Directive 2019/983/EU, 20 June 2019

    This list provides occupational exposure limit values (OELs) for carcinogens and mutagens pursuant to Annex III of of Directive 2004/37/EC (CMD). Employers are obligated to minimize worker exposure to these agents in so far as possible, and must arrange for medical surveillance of workers exposed to these substances.

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Substance names and other identifiers

Regulatory process names
Cadmium inorganic compounds
EU. Carcinogens/Mutagens OELs (2004/37)
Cadmium, inorganic compounds

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