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- Hydrogen Sulfide Health Hazards https://www.osha.gov/SLTC/hydrogensulfide/hazards.html
- Respiratory Protection Requirements https://www.osha.gov/SLTC/respiratoryprotection/index.html
- Hazard Communications (Chemical Safety in the Workplace) 29CFR1928.21 applies 1910.1200 to agricultural operations. https://www.osha.gov/pls/oshaweb/owadisp.show_document?p_table=STANDARDS&p_id=10956
- Confined Spaces Compliance Assistance Materials https://www.osha.gov/confinedspaces/index.html#compliance