|Document ID (ISN)||111482|
|ISSN - Serial title
||0829-0369 - Travail et santÚ
|Convention or series no.
||Dolez P.I., Bodila N., Lara J., Truchon G.
||Personal protective equipment against nanoparticles: What to choose?
||Equipements de protection personnelle contre les nanoparticules: que choisir? [in French]|
||June 2009, Vol.25, No.2, p.44-49. Illus. 16 ref.
||The number of workers in contact with nanoparticles is rapidly increasing in Quebec and elsewhere. Given the current lack of knowledge of their effects on health, this article argues in favour of using efficient personal protective equipment against nanoparticles. Contents: human exposures to nanoparticles; Canadian occupational safety and health regulations applicable to nanoparticles; selection of personal protective equipment; respiratory protection; skin protection; conclusions.
||Quebec; nanoparticles; personal protective equipment; nanotechnology
||Canada; selection of equipment; particulate removing respirators; skin protection; legal aspects
||D - Periodical articles
||Toxic and dangerous substances
|Broad subject area(s)
||Nanotechnology and nanoparticles