Beryllium

General Resources

Date Added Resource Source
Aug 2006

About Chronic Beryllium Disease

http://www.nationaljewish.org/disease-info/diseases/occ-med/beryllium/about/beryllium/index.aspx

Learn more about beryllium disease including what causes it; how it happens; its symptoms; and how the beryllium lymphocyte proliferation test (BeLPT) is used to help diagnose it.

(National Jewish Medical & Research Center)
Aug 2006

NIOSH Safety and Health Topic: Beryllium

http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/topics/beryllium/

This topic page summarizes information about beryllium hazards and provides links to NIOSH research and resources on beryllium.

(NIOSH)
Apr 2004

NIOSH Worker Notification Program: Beryllium Processors (Beryllium)

http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/pgms/worknotify/Beryllium.html
(NIOSH)
Nov 2002

OSHA Safety and Health Topic: Beryllium

http://www.osha.gov/SLTC/beryllium/index.html

This OSHA topic page for beryllium addresses applicable OSHA standards, potential health effects, evaluating exposure and solutions to hazards.

(OSHA)