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We consulted on proposed changes to Workplace Exposure Standards (WES) and Biological Exposure Indices (BEI). The proposed changes were to the WES of 34 substances and the BEI of one substance.
To learn more, please see the details on each substance that was consulted on in the PDF list at the bottom of this page.
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