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Document ID (ISN)102626
CIS number 03-1514
Year 2004
Convention or series no. BGR 121
Author(s)
Hauptverband der gewerblichen Berufsgenossenschaften (HVBG)
Title Workplace ventilation - Air circulation techniques [Germany]
Original title ArbeitsplatzlŘftung - Lufttechnische Maßnahmen [in German]
Bibliographic information Carl Heymanns Verlag, Luxemburger Straße 449, 50939 K÷ln, Germany, 2004. 55p. Illus.
Internet access http://www.bau-bg.de/arge_infopool_live/internet/zh/Z140/Titel.htm [in German]
Abstract This technical rule instructs employers on how to provide appropriate workplace air for their workers in order to protect their health and well-being. Contents: requirements for air in the workplace; principal protection measures (prevention of harmful emissions, aspiration, ventilation, personal protection); requirements for aspiration; aeration techniques; organizational measures within the enterprise. In annex: air capture equipment; separation for particles and gases; use of heat in ventilation equipment; list of relevant regulations, rules and standards. Formerly known as ZH 1/140.
Descriptors (primary) air purification; ventilation; Germany
Descriptors (secondary) directive; safety guides; standard
Document type A - Laws, regulations, directives
Country / State or ProvinceGermany
Subject(s) Standards and directives with the force of law
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Heating and air conditioning
Ventilation