|Document ID (ISN)||43962|
|Convention or series no.
(Direktoratet for arbeidstilsynet)
||Air pollution in arc welding
||Luftforurensning ved buesveising [in Norwegian]|
||Postboks 8103 Dep., Oslo 1, Norway, 11 Nov. 1982. 31p. Illus.
||Contents of this directive (effective: 1 July 1983): welding operations (use of appropriate electrodes, informing welders of health risks, limitation of these risks); classification and identification of coated electrodes; ventilation; ventilation and exhaust equipment; air quality monitoring; respiratory protection; maintenance of equipment. Detailed commentaries on the harmful substances emitted during the arc welding of various metals by various techniques, on the applicable standards, on the biological effects of the emissions, on exposure monitoring and on exhaust systems (welding tables with exhaust vents, portable exhaust hoods, suction tubes attached to a central system). In an annex: Norwegian standards on the calculation of the necessary air turnover during welding with coated electrodes and on the identification of these electrodes.
||local exhaust; welding fumes; arc welding and cutting; Norway
||coated electrodes; ventilation; respirators; directive; determination in air; replaced; biological effects
||A - Laws, regulations, directives
|Country / State or Province||Norway|
||Standards and directives with the force of law
|Broad subject area(s)
||Welding and cutting