ILO Home
Go to the home page
Site map | Contact us Franšais | Espa˝ol

CISDOC database

Document ID (ISN)39732
CIS number 83-688
ISSN - Serial title 0373-1944 - Travail et sÚcuritÚ
Year 1983
Convention or series no.
Title Ventilation
Original title La ventilation [in French]
Bibliographic information Jan.-Feb. 1983, No.1-2, p.1-112. Illus. 86 ref.
Abstract Special issue devoted to ventilation and air purification at the workplace. Detection and development of hazards associated with polluted atmospheres, explosive atmospheres and hot workplaces; pollution control (collection, dilution, and exhaust of pollutants, purification of polluted air, reduction of thermal stress and physiological strain due to heat and cold, prevention and elimination of explosive atmospheres, monitoring and maintenance of ventilation systems, double-flow pollution control); air conditioning and energy saving (design of industrial buildings and thermal comfort, heating methods at the workplace, economy and recycling of energy). A later issue will be devoted to examples of practical application of these principles.
Descriptors (primary) air purification; dust control; air conditioning; explosive atmospheres; ventilation; harmful substances
Descriptors (secondary) local exhaust; thermal comfort; respirable dust; heat recovery; chemical products; manuals; heat stress assessment; mechanical ventilation; ventilation design; preventive maintenance; heating; mathematical analysis; explosive atmosphere detection; dust collectors
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Heating, ventilation and climate
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Explosions
Heating and air conditioning
Ventilation