|Document ID (ISN)||59419|
|Convention or series no.
||Get wise on waste - A book about health and waste-handling
||Danish Working Environment Service, Landskronagade 33-35, 2100 Kobenhavn ě, Denmark, 1992. 36p. Illus. 37 ref. Price: DKK 80.00 + VAT.
||English version of a brochure for workers and managers, originally published as Nňrskraldet skal ta's (CIS 92-1837). It summarises the physical, chemical and biological hazards encountered in waste sorting (microbial infections, allergies to microorganisms and postural problems are the most widespread). An overview of appropriate working methods and equipment is also presented. A list of Danish Working Environment Service reports, directives and guidelines giving more detailed background and instructions is appended.
||ergonomics; waste disposal; training material; safe working methods; biological hazards
||microorganisms; allergies; translation; work posture; training manuals; infectious diseases
||C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
||Commerce, services, offices
|Broad subject area(s)
||Industries and occupations
||Bacterial and parasitic diseases
Waste collection and disposal