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Formaldehyde Awareness for General Industry

    Formaldehyde Awareness for General Industry 

    Course Overview

    Formaldehyde Awareness for General Industry is an introductory online safety course that briefly reviews this hazardous substance as covered by Subpart Z 29 CFR 1910.1048 for general industry. This course focuses on the primary routes of exposure, the symptoms of exposure, the OSHA Permissible Exposure Limit and Action Level and STEL and the recommended exposure controls. In addition, you will learn about exposure monitoring, medical surveillance and record-keeping.

    Intended Audience

    Formaldehyde Awareness for General Industry is intended for workers who may be at risk of exposure to the chemical.

    • General Industry Workers
    • General Industry Supervisors
    • General Industry Managers

    Learning Objectives

    Formaldehyde is common to the chemical industry. It is used as an embalming fluid and as a sterilizer. It is also classified as a human carcinogen and has been linked to nasal and lung cancer. In this course, you will learn the properties of and exposures to this chemical.

    Course Topics

    • Introduction to Formaldehyde
    • Properties of and Exposure to
    • Safety Requirements


    • OSHA

    Features and Benefits

    ClickSafety’s Formaldehyde Awareness for General Industry online safety course focuses on the properties and exposures of this dangerous chemical. When you have successfully completed this course, you will:

    • Know OSHA and the EPA’s standards and exposure guidelines
    • Understand the dangers of exposure

    Burlington, MA 01803
    Call: 800.971.1080