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Document ID (ISN)54206
CIS number 90-1165
Year 1987
Convention or series no. BSR informerer 8-87
Title Air pollution in manufacturing and the handling of fertilisers
Original title Luftforurening ved fremstilling og håndtering af kunstgødning [in Danish]
Bibliographic information Arbejdsmiljøfondet, Vesterbrogade 69, 1620 København V, Denmark, 1st ed. 1987. 12p. Illus. 9 ref.
Abstract Contents of this training booklet giving practical advice on the handling and manufacturing of fertilisers: health hazards associated with dust and gases in this type of work, occupational exposure limits, replacement of hazardous substances, personal protective equipment, plant safety organisation and methods for reduction of dust and gases. A checklist and a list of relevant Danish directives are appended.
Descriptors (primary) airborne dust; Denmark; training material; atmospheric pollution; fertilizer industry; gases
Descriptors (secondary) materials handling; threshold limit values; substitution; personal protective equipment; safety guides; safe working methods; plant safety organization; check lists; health hazards
Document type C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
Subject(s) Agriculture, fishing, animal husbandry
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) OSH training
Chemical industry
Environmental pollution
Air pollution