Intro to Hexavalent Chromium Hazards
- Define hexavalent chromium.
- Identify sources of hexavalent chromium in the workplace.
- Describe the health effects and symptoms associated with exposure to hexavalent chromium.
- Recognize the permissible exposure limits for hexavalent chromium.
- List recommended mitigation techniques when working where hexavalent chromium creates a health hazard.
This lesson is designed to improve the safety of workers in environments where hexavalent chromium exposure hazards exist by increasing employee awareness of this hazard and reducing risk of exposure.