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Document ID (ISN)73842
CIS number 99-2009
Year 1998
Convention or series no. HSE Construction Information Sheet No.24 (rev.1)
Health and Safety Executive
Title Chemical cleaners
Bibliographic information HSE Books, P.O. Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 6FS, United Kingdom, Rev.ed., Sep. 1998. 2p. 6 ref.
Abstract Replaces CIS 93-276. This information note describes the health hazards associated with the use of chemical cleaners used for cleaning building facades, statues, etc. and provides safety and health guidance for their use or the supervision of their use. Topics: caustic substances; cleaning; construction industry; data sheet; first aid; harmful substances; limitation of exposure; neighbourhood protection; personal hygiene; personal protective equipment.
Descriptors (primary) harmful substances; construction industry; cleaning; caustic substances
Descriptors (secondary) personal hygiene; limitation of exposure; first aid; data sheet; personal protective equipment; replaced; neighbourhood protection
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Country / State or ProvinceUnited Kingdom
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Construction industry and civil engineering
Alkaline materials
Cleaning work