IPA Guidance Document: “Safe Use of Platinum Group Metals in the Workplace”

The Guide is targeted at health professionals and those responsible for day-to-day operations in the industry. It includes: an updated review on the toxicology of platinum substances and other PGMs; revised workplace monitoring methodologies; a PGM sector consensus on health surveillance approaches; and coverage of optimal workplace control measures, including containment.

This Guide will be valuable in advancing awareness of the hazards and risks associated with occupational exposure to PGMs, and how to effectively manage them to promote the health and safety of the workforce.

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