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Document ID (ISN)107925
CIS number 08-374
ISSN - Serial title 0007-9952 - Cahiers de notes documentaires - Hygiène et sécurité du travail
Year 2007
Convention or series no. INRS ND 2267-207-07
Author(s) Diébold F.
Title Cutting fluid aerosol metrology
Original title Métrologie des aérosols des fluides de coupe [in French]
Bibliographic information June 2007, No.207, p.7-11. 11 ref.
Internet access http://www.hst.fr/inrs-pub/inrs01.nsf/IntranetObject-accesParReference/ND%202267/$File/ND2267.pdf [in French]
Abstract Cutting fluids used in the machining of metals are known to cause skin pathologies including dermatitis and cancer, as well as respiratory diseases. These risks justify the adoption of preventive measures. The complex nature of these fluids and the large diversity of the resulting pollutant emissions considerably complicate the task of occupational hygienists responsible for evaluating the exposure of workers to these products. This article describes the methods used in France, the United States, Germany and Great Britain for the quantitative analysis of aerosols in cutting oils.
Descriptors (primary) aerosols; cutting fluids; metalworking industry; exposure evaluation; hazard evaluation
Descriptors (secondary) respiratory diseases; skin cancer; industrial hygienists; sampling and analysis; description of technique; skin diseases
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceFrance
Subject(s) Metal production and metalworking
Dust, aerosols and related diseases
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Exposure evaluation
Metalworking industry
Risk evaluation