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Document ID (ISN)103803
CIS number 05-175
Year 1933
Convention or series no. Etudes et Documents - Série Fbis (Sécurité industrielle). N°6
Title Safety during the production and use of celluloid
Original title La sécurité dans la fabrication et l'utilisation du celluloïd [in French]
Bibliographic information ILO Publications, International Labour Office, 1211 Genève 22, Switzerland, 1933. iv, 183p. 9 ref. Price: CHF 5.00.
Abstract The objective of this publication is to provide an overall view of the production and use of celluloid, the related fire and accident hazards and the measures adopted by various countries to prevent these hazards. A first part is devoted to industrial processes involved in the production and use of celluloid and the related hazards. A second part covers the legislative measures adopted for the prevention of accidents during the production and use of celluloid in various countries (Germany, Austria, Denmark, France, Great Britain, Italy, Japan, Sweden and Switzerland).
Descriptors (primary) ILO; celluloid; plant safety organization; fire prevention; fire hazards
Descriptors (secondary) plastic films; varnishes; safe working methods; plastics converting industry; safety guides; enforcement; calcium carbide; safety checks; legislation
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Country / State or ProvinceILO
Subject(s) Fire and explosions
Broad subject area(s) Fires, explosions and major hazards
Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Fires