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How to control air contaminants during tunnel construction.
Pittsburgh, PA: U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Mines, IC 9439, 1995 Jan; :1-20
This U.S. Bureau of Mines report is a guide for the control of air contaminants during tunnel construction. Topics discussed are calculating air quantity requirements, types of ventilation systems, planning ventilation systems, control of methane gas, control of dust, control of diesel emission, ventilation to remove blasting fumes, measuring airflow, and measuring gases.
Tunnel-ventilation; Air-pollution-control; Methane; Diesel-engine-exhaust; Spontaneous-combustion; Emission-control; Ventilation-ducts; Exhaust-pipes; Ventilation-fans; Monitoring; Air-pollution-in-tunnels; Occupational-safety-and-health; Tunnel-construction; Ventilation-systems; Dust-control; Air-flow; Blasting-fumes
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Pittsburgh, PA: U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Mines, IC 9439
Page last reviewed: March 11, 2019
Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division