TITLE 8

 

Chapter 4, Subchapter 7, Article 9, Section 3362

of the General Industry Safety Orders

 

General Sanitation Requirements for Mold

 

Amend Section 3362 to read:

 

 

3362. General Requirements.

 

(a) To the extent that the nature of the work allows, workplaces, storerooms, personal service rooms and passageways shall be kept clean, orderly and in a sanitary condition. Building exteriors, interiors and environs that have a substance or condition that constitutes or contributes to a hazard covered by these orders shall be cleaned and maintained in such a manner that they will not give rise to harmful exposure, as defined in Section 5140.The interiors, exteriors and environs of buildings that contribute to a hazard to which these orders apply shall be cleaned and maintained in such conditions as will not give rise to harmful exposure, as defined in Section 5140. Visible mold or mold-infested building components such as ceiling tiles, wallboard, and carpeting inside a building are considered to be a type of unsanitary condition under this standard.

 

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Note: Authority and reference cited: Section 142.3, Labor Code.