|Document ID (ISN)||105925|
|ISSN - Serial title
||0014-6269 - Face au risque
|Convention or series no.
||Fires and explosions in the paper and board industry
||Incendies et explosions dans le secteur du papier-carton [in French]|
||Apr. 2006, No.422, p.21-25. Illus.
||Risk factors for fires and explosions in the paper and board industry include the presence of stocks of papers, reels, inks, solvents, as well as hot processes, ducts and pipes. This article includes a few brief descriptions of fires and explosions in this sector, together with tables summarizing the main types of accidents, their consequences and their causes, drawn from a database of serious accidents occurring in France since 1992.
||France; paper and paper products industry; explosion hazards; fire hazards
||case study; explosive substances; flammable substances; computerized data bases; solvents; risk factors; causes of accidents; inks
||D - Periodical articles
|Country / State or Province||France|
||Fire and explosions
|Broad subject area(s)
||Fires, explosions and major hazards
Paper and paper products industry