Certification Resources

Recommended for CIH Exam Preparation

The purpose of the Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH) exam, offered by the Board for Global EHS Credentialing® (BGC), is to help ensure that professionals working in this field have the skills and knowledge that have been identified as being important in the practice of industrial hygiene. In an effort to assist those preparing to take the exam, ACGIH is proud to offer the following recommended publications for CIH exam preparation. Order your publications online today!

ACGIH Signature Publications

  • Air Sampling Instruments, 9th Edition
  • Bioaerosols: Assessment and Control
  • Documentation of the Threshold Limit Values and Biological Exposure Indices
  • Handbook of Ventilation for Contaminant Control, 3rd Edition
  • Industrial Ventilation: A Manual of Recommended Practice for Design
  • Industrial Ventilation: A Manual of Recommended Practice for Operation and Maintenance
  • Modern Industrial Hygiene, Volume 1 — Recognition and Evaluation of Chemical Agents, 2nd Edition
  • Modern Industrial Hygiene, Volume 2 — Biological Aspects
  • Modern Industrial Hygiene, Volume 3 — Control of Chemical Agents
  • Quantitative Industrial Hygiene: A Formula Workbook
  • TLVs and BEIs

Other Publications

  • Casarett and Doull’s Toxicology: The Basic Science of Poisons, 8th Ed.
  • Fundamentals of Industrial Hygiene, 6th Edition
  • Kodak’s Ergonomic Design for People at Work, 2nd Ed.
  • Patty’s Industrial Hygiene, 4-Volume Set, 6th Edition
  • Patty’s Toxicology, 6 Volume Set (with Index), Sixth Edition
  • Proctor & Hughes’ Chemical Hazards of the Workplace, 5th Edition
  • Radiation Protection: A Guide for Scientists and Physicians, 4th Edition
  • Recognition of Health Hazards in Industry: A Review of Materials Processes, 2nd Edition
  • Work Design: Occupational Ergonomics, 7th Edition


Visit the ACGIH Publications Store to purchase these titles.