|Document ID (ISN)||69469|
|Convention or series no.
Health and Safety Commission, Printing Industry Advisory Committee
||Safe use of isocyanates in printing and laminating
||HSE Books, P.O. Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 6FS, United Kingdom, 1997. vi, 33p. Illus. 39 ref. Price: GBP 10.50.
||This guidance is primarily concerned with the inhalation hazards arising from exposure to isocyanates. Contents: use of isocyanates in printing and printed packaging; health effects (sensitization, irritation, dermatitis, asthma); occupational exposure limits; selection of isocyanate products; storage; respirators; mixing processes; application systems; inspection and maintenance of ventilation systems; decontamination and spillage; waste disposal; air monitoring; health surveillance; first aid; information of personnel.
||printing industry; isocyanates; United Kingdom
||disposal of harmful waste; sensitizers; storage; limitation of exposure; information of personnel; respirators; containment of spills; determination in air; medical supervision; first aid
||F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
|Country / State or Province||United Kingdom|
||Paper-making and printing
|Broad subject area(s)
||Printing, photography and photocopying industry