|Document ID (ISN)||64769|
|Convention or series no.
||HSE Guidance on Regulations L60
Health and Safety Commission
||Control of substances hazardous to health in the production of pottery - Approved Code of Practice
||HSE Books, PO Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 6FS, United Kingdom, 1995. iv, 32p. 27 ref. Price: GBP 5.00.
||This Approved Code of Practice gives practical guidance with respect to the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Regulations 1994 (COSHH) (CIS 95-19) and the Control of Lead at Work Regulations 1980 (CIS 81-134). Contents include: risk assessment; risks associated with silica, lead and other substances; prevention of contamination and disposal of waste; respiratory protective equipment; cleaning of workrooms, fixtures, plant and equipment; removal of scraps and spillages; construction of buildings, floors, benches and equipment; welfare facilities; use and maintenance of control measures; monitoring exposure; health surveillance; information of personnel. Formerly published as COP41 (CIS 91-159).
||occupational hygiene; United Kingdom; pottery industry; silica; harmful substances; lead
||disposal of harmful waste; responsibilities; welfare facilities; hydrofluoric acid; suppression of airborne dust; personal hygiene; hazard evaluation; exposure evaluation; cleaning of workplaces; respirators; contamination; medical supervision; replaced; glossary; directive; protective clothing
||F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
|Country / State or Province||United Kingdom|
||Materials, glass and ceramics
|Broad subject area(s)
Glass, pottery and related materials
Lead and compounds