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Document ID (ISN)26679
CIS number 77-508
ISBN(s) 91-38-02503-5
Year 1975
Convention or series no.
Title Liquid manure
Original title Flytg÷dsel [in Swedish]
Bibliographic information Anvisningar nr.72, Swedish National Occupational Safety and Health Board (Kungliga Arbetarskyddsstyrelsen), Fack, 100 26 Stockholm 34, Sweden, June 1975 (revision). 20p. Illus. 6 ref. Price: Swe-cr.6.40.
Abstract These directives entered into force on 1 Jan. 1976. Contents: emanations of flammable (methane, hydrogen sulfide) and toxic (ammonia, hydrogen sulfide) gases; design and construction of installations for liquid manure storage (drainage systems in stables, pumping pits, ventilation systems, tanks, etc.); execution of work in such installations (monitoring of toxic gases, forced ventilation, safe methods of work in confined spaces); trailer tanks (construction, precautions); first aid. The text of Swedish regulations concerning power take-off guards is appended.
Descriptors (primary) livestock rearing; fertilizers; toxic gases; Sweden
Descriptors (secondary) hydrogen sulfide; methane; ammonia; flammable gases; work in confined spaces; transfer of liquids; safety by design; mechanical ventilation; first aid; safe working methods; replaced; directive; storage
Document type A - Laws, regulations, directives
Country / State or ProvinceSweden
Subject(s) Standards and directives with the force of law
Broad subject area(s) Industries and occupations
Browse category(ies) Livestock rearing
Agricultural chemicals