You may need to comply with this code if you conduct a business that may pose health risks to workers from respirable crystalline silica associated with engineering stone.
Crystalline silica is the crystalline form of silicon dioxide, a naturally occurring mineral that forms a major component of most engineered stone. When inhaled, respirable crystalline silica is a significant hazard for workers.
- persons conducting businesses or undertakings (PCBUs)
- designers, manufacturers, importers, suppliers
- workers, and
- other persons in the workplace.