|Document ID (ISN)||61916|
|Convention or series no.
||Approved code of practice for safety in photoengraving and lithographic processes
||Occupational Safety and Health Service, Department of Labour, P.O. Box 3705, Wellington, New Zealand, Oct. 1993. 26p. Illus. Price: NZD 10.00.
||Contents of this code of practice: summary of the Health and Safety in Employment Act 1992 (CIS 93-701); processes discussed in this code; brief summary of occupational safety and health policy in relation to photoengraving; general precautions and safe work methods (handling of acids and organic solvents, machines with condensing systems); precautions during the etching of magnesium and zinc plates, washout of photopolymer plates and lithographic etching with corrosive fluids.
||New Zealand; health engineering; photoengraving; lithography
||corrosive substances; local exhaust; acids; chemical milling; directive; limitation of exposure; exhaust ventilation; safe working methods; organic solvents
||F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
|Country / State or Province||New Zealand|
||Other industries and occupations
|Broad subject area(s)
||Industries and occupations
||Printing, photography and photocopying industry