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Document ID (ISN)105174
CIS number 06-532
ISBN(s) 83-7373-082-6
Year 2005
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Gawęda E., Kondej D.
Title Recommendations for health protection at heavy metal refining plants
Original title Zalecenia dotyczące profilaktyki na stanowiskach rafinacji metali ciężkich [in Polish]
Bibliographic information Centralny Instytut Ochrony Pracy - Państwowy Instytut Badawczy, ul. Czerniakowska 16, 00-701 Warszawa, Poland, 2005. 36p. 20 ref.
Abstract Chemical hazards likely to be encountered at heavy metal refining plants are listed, including carcinogenic and non-carcinogenic substances, and the provisions of occupational health standards are explained. Includes recommendations for occupational exposure assessment and for methods of collective and personal protection.
Descriptors (primary) plant health organization; metals; ore reduction; exposure evaluation; harmful substances
Descriptors (secondary) carcinogens; personal protective equipment; Poland
Document type C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
Country / State or ProvincePoland
Subject(s) Metal production and metalworking
Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Inorganic substances
Exposure evaluation
Occupational health services
Smelting and refining operations