OSHA issues scrap metal recycling safety and health hazards
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)
has issued a new guidance report to assist metal recycling
facility employers and employees with safety and health
hazards issues that arise from scrap metal recycling.
The guide can assist with the identification of the various
hazards associated with exposure to various metals and
processing chemicals. It will also assist in managing
and identifying the hazards related to the processes
and equipment used in metal scrap recycling operations.