|Document ID (ISN)||107869|
|ISSN - Serial title
||1287-7778 - Prévention BTP
|Convention or series no.
||Wood: How to avoid dust inhalation
||Bois: comment éviter l'inhalation de poussières [in French]|
||Mar. 2007, No.94, p.38-47. Illus.
||Topics addressed in this collection of articles on the risks related to the inhalation of wood dust in woodworking shops (conjunctivitis, rhinitis, asthma, respiratory syndrome, pulmonary fibrosis, eczema, ethmoid and facial sinus cancer); medical supervision of exposure to wood dust; collection of dust at the source by means of local exhaust ventilation; experience of a woodworking shop having recently installed a local exhaust ventilation system.
||wood dust; local exhaust; respirable dust; woodworking industry; ventilation systems; health hazards; risk factors; limitation of exposure
||description of equipment; rhinitis; diseases of nose and sinuses; dyspnoea; cancer; pulmonary fibrosis; eczema; conjunctivitis; asthma
||D - Periodical articles
|Country / State or Province||France|
|Broad subject area(s)
Lumber and the woodworking industry