Date: Mon, 15 Sep 2003 08:42:28 -0400
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Subject: Re: Laboratory eye protection, 2 responses

From: "Peter Zavon" 
Subject: Re: [DCHAS-L] Laboratory eye protection
Date: Sun, 14 Sep 2003 20:08:47 -0400

>  OSHA has implemented a new PPE
>  eye protection standard for high and low impact safety eyewear effective
>  August 2003. be sure your purchases comply with that new standard.

I don't think OSHA had anything to do with it.  That new standard addressing
high and low impact eyewear is the new ANSI/ASSE Z87.1, not an OSHA
standard.  It is a useful thing but a consensus standard is not the same as
an OSHA Standard.  The two things should not be confused..

Peter Zavon, CIH
Penfield, NY 14526


From: ACTSNYC**At_Symbol_Here**
Date: Sun, 14 Sep 2003 14:12:22 EDT
Subject: Re: [DCHAS-L] Laboratory eye protection, 3 more responses

>Thanks for the correction, I will check if we are using the
>combinination ones. Are there any disadvanatages to using them?

Only the price as far as I know.

Monona Rossol

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