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Document ID (ISN)33661
CIS number 80-950
Year 1979
Convention or series no.
Title Workplace environment improvement during cleaning of castings by tool-mounted exhaust ventilation
Original title Förbättrad arbetsmiljö vid gjutgodsrensning genom punktavsug på handverktyg [in Swedish]
Bibliographic information Rapport 790426, Svenska Gjuteriföreningen, Box 2132, 550 02 Jönköping, Sweden, no date. 29p. Illus. Price: Swe-cr.21.00.
Abstract Description of devices developed and used with success in Sweden: power-driven hand tools with built-in exhaust ventilation (chipping hammer, cut-off grinder, straight grinder, angle grinder, suspension of tools); exhaust ventilation nozzles and their correct use; radial suspension arms with built-in valve; workplace design and layout for cleaning castings (booth, ventilation, work bench, lighting).
Descriptors (primary) local exhaust; cleaning of castings; foundries; exhaust devices; respirable dust
Descriptors (secondary) dust control; description of equipment; artificial lighting; report; workplace design; Sweden
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Subject(s) Dust, aerosols and related diseases
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Foundries, metalcasting and forging operations
Ventilation