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Document ID (ISN)29163
CIS number 78-836
Year 1977
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Schreiber H.
Title Occupational health and safety in the use of lubricants and coolants
Original title Arbeitsschutz beim Einsatz von Schmier- und Kühlmitteln [in German]
Bibliographic information Verlag Tribüne, Am Treptower Park 28-30, DDR-1193 Berlin, 1977. 176p. Illus. 73 ref. Price: M.6.30.
Abstract This book gives information for improvement of occupational hygiene and technical prevention methods in the use of oils, emulsions, cutting fluids and greases, especially in the metalworking industry. Aspects dealt with: development of these materials; emission of harmful substances from machinery (especially oil mist); occupational health requirements; determination of atmospheric pollution; design of machine enclosures with exhaust hoods, especially machine tools (examples of calculations); removal of air contaminants; prevention of slips and falls.
Descriptors (primary) lubricants; metalworking industry; cutting fluids; coolants
Descriptors (secondary) air purification; determination in air; filtration; local exhaust; machine tools; petroleum products; oil mist; German Democratic Republic; harmful substances; manuals; enclosure; ventilation design; housekeeping; biological effects; disposal of harmful waste
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Subject(s) Metal production and metalworking
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Metalworking industry