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CoSHH Essentials: Control banding

CoSHH Essentials: Controlling exposure to chemicals – a simple control banding approach

Occupational hygienists and others colleagues use this CoSHH essentials control banding approach to identify suitable options for mitigating risks from substances hazardous to health.

This approach is particularly useful where workplaces may hold a large variety of different hazardous substances.  The aim is to conclude what hazard band a substance belongs to.

Click on the link to be directed to the PDF copy on the HSE website.

URL: http://www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/guidance/coshh-technical-basis.pdf