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Document ID (ISN)36202
CIS number 81-1582
Year 1980
Convention or series no. ASF Sammanfattning nr 264
Author(s) Olander L.
Title Atmospheric pollutants in work premises - Principles of their formation, propagation and prevention
Original title Luftföroreningar i arbetslokaler - Principer för uppkomst, spridning och åtgärder [in Swedish]
Bibliographic information Arbetarskyddssfonden, Box 1122, 111 81 Stockholm, Sweden, 1980. 43p. Illus. 17 ref.
Abstract Approaches to practical industrial ventilation problems illustrated by ventilation airflow diagrams. Individual sections of the report deal with: pollutant formation; propagation and dilution of pollutants by ventilation; air cleaning and air volume in work premises; local exhaust ventilation systems; exhaust ducts and air curtains; machine enclosure and ventilation; hazards of recirculating air which has been drawn off and cleaned; pollutant propagation during vacuum cleaning; air turbulence; condensation phenomena; pollutant propagation due to vehicle or personnel movements; leaks and ventilation systems as sources of pollution; other factors affecting pollution; measurement methods; respiratory protection.
Descriptors (primary) harmful substances; ventilation design; mechanical ventilation; respirable dust
Descriptors (secondary) air purification; local exhaust; Sweden; report; air curtains; enclosure; exhaust devices; rim exhaust; aerosols
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Subject(s) Heating, ventilation and climate
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Ventilation