|Document ID (ISN)||105322|
|ISSN - Serial title
||0014-6269 - Face au risque
|Convention or series no.
||Process-related hazards in the sugar industry
||Accidents technologiques dans l'industrie sucrière [in French]|
||Dec. 2005, No.418, p.28-31. Illus.
||This article describes the hazards that exist at each stage of the sugar beet transformation process. These include fire and explosion hazards, environmental pollution hazards due to the large amounts of effluents discharged, escape of carbon dioxide or carbon monoxide, and proliferation of legionella bacteria in cooling towers. Brief accounts of several accidents occurring in this industry in France since 1982 are included.
||France; sugar industry; causes of accidents; sugar and sugar products
||legionellosis; effluents; environmental pollution; accident descriptions; explosion hazards
||D - Periodical articles
|Country / State or Province||France|
||Food, beverage and tobacco industries
|Broad subject area(s)
||Industries and occupations
||Bacterial and parasitic diseases