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Document ID (ISN)54209
CIS number 90-1167
ISBN(s) 87-7359-374-5
Year 1988
Convention or series no. BSR informerer 12-88
Title Air pollution in the pharmaceutical industry: Synthesis
Original title Luftforurening i medicinalindustrien: Synteseproduktion [in Danish]
Bibliographic information Arbejdsmiljøfondet, Vermundsgade 38, 2100 København Ø, Denmark, 1st ed. 1988. 12p. Illus. 8 ref.
Abstract Contents of this training booklet giving practical advice on the reduction of air pollution associated with synthesis in the pharmaceutical industry: health hazards (organic solvents, dust, gases), chemical safety data sheets, labelling, planning of the workplace (ventilation, hygiene), safe working methods and personal protective equipment. A list of relevant Danish directives is appended.
Descriptors (primary) Denmark; synthesis; training material; pharmaceutical industry; atmospheric pollution
Descriptors (secondary) threshold limit values; organic solvents; labelling; safety guides; personal protective equipment; safe working methods; ventilation
Document type C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
Subject(s) Chemicals, plastics and rubber
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) OSH training
Pharmaceutical industry
Environmental pollution
Air pollution