|Document ID (ISN)||60783|
|Convention or series no.
||HSE Specialist Inspector Reports No.36
Technology and Health Sciences Division
||Noise from false twist texturing machines and its reduction by design and other measures
||HSE Information Centre, Broad Lane, Sheffield S3 7HQ, United Kingdom, 1993. ii, 28p. Illus. 18 ref.
||This report summarises and reviews current knowledge on sources, intensity and control of noise emitted by false twist texturing machines. Contents: false twist texturing processes, machines and automation; data on noise levels on test beds and in the workplace; noise exposure of workers during various processes; machine noise sources; control measures (machine design, maintenance, enclosure, workplace design, machine segregation, noise refuges). Tables of noise levels for different machines are included.
||United Kingdom; noise control; textile machines and processes; noise level
||workplace design; twisting; texturing; safety by design; exposure evaluation; preventive maintenance; data sheet; acoustic enclosure
||F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
|Country / State or Province||United Kingdom|
||Noise, hearing and vibration
|Broad subject area(s)