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Document ID (ISN)38719
CIS number 82-2062
ISSN - Serial title 0010-244X - Cahiers des Comités de prévention du bâtiment et des travaux publics
Year 1982
Convention or series no.
Title Hazards in maintenance of sewage treatment works
Original title Risques dus à l'entretien des stations d'épuration [in French]
Bibliographic information Mar.-Apr. 1982, No.2, p.73-77. Illus.
Abstract Based on inspection tours of French sewage stations, this article analyses the hazards involved in the maintenance of these installations, and preventive measures: accident hazards (falls, electrical and mechanical accidents, gas explosions), infectious diseases, hazards due to use of chemicals (chlorine, pH modifiers, coagulants, gases).
Descriptors (primary) water treatment; pathogenic bacteria; sewage treatment; maintenance; harmful substances
Descriptors (secondary) falls of persons; chlorine; mechanical hazards; infectious diseases; explosion hazards; electricity
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Commerce, services, offices
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Bacterial and parasitic diseases