|Document ID (ISN)||67724|
|ISSN - Serial title
||0373-1944 - Travail et sÚcuritÚ
|Convention or series no.
||INRS ED 60
||Guillemin C., Burgert J.C., Koninck A., Robin C., Barbara J.J.
||Noise reduction in the textile industry
||L'insonorisation dans l'industrie textile [in French]|
||Sep. 1996, No.552, p.69-72. Illus. 6 ref.
||Main contents of this safety data sheet on noise reduction in the textile industry: regulations applicable in France; duties of employers (control of noise exposure, collective and personal protection); duties of manufacturers (design and construction of machines that emit as little noise as possible, information of purchasers through the users' manual); duties of contractors; noise levels in the textile industry (concepts of sound field and received noise dose; noise levels by workplace); possible actions (predictive acoustics, acoustic treatment of premises, noise reduction at source, antivibration devices, installation or reinstallation of machines, enclosure of the noise source, individual isolation). Conclusions: limitations of the effectiveness of preventive action, personal protection, workers' information.
||France; noise; textile industry; noise control; sound attenuation; textile machines and processes
||noise level; limitation of exposure; sound absorption; data sheet; acoustic enclosure; design of equipment; sound shielding
||F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
|Country / State or Province||France|
||Textile and clothing industries
|Broad subject area(s)