General Resources

Date Added Resource Source
Aug 2006

About Chronic Beryllium Disease

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

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

Apr 2004

NIOSH Worker Notification Program: Beryllium Processors (Beryllium)
Nov 2002

OSHA Safety and Health Topic: Beryllium

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