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Chemical Pathology Occupational Health

Oct 30, 2023 | Chemical Pathology

The monitoring of cholinesterase levels plays a fundamental role in assessing exposure to organophosphates and carbamate pesticides. The biological monitoring of workers exposed to organophosphate or carbamate is a legal requirement in South Africa, in terms of the “Regulations for Hazardous Chemical Substances 1995” under section 43 of the Occupational Health and Safety Act (Act No. 85 of 1993).

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