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Clearing the air in foundries.

Authors
Diether JW
Source
Safe Health 1999 Nov; 16(5):89
Link
NIOSHTIC No.
20030633
Abstract
Foundries are one environment where the potential for hazardous airborne exposure is great. Without intervention, silica dust and fumes from various molten metals, such as lead, nickel, and chromium, can cause serious health problems.
Keywords
Silica-dusts; Silicates; Silicosis; Air-contamination; Air-monitoring; Air-quality; Air-quality-measurement; Air-quality-monitoring; Airborne-dusts; Airborne-fibers; Airborne-particles; Foundries; Foundry-workers; Dust-exposure; Dust-control; Dust-suppression; Dust-particles; Dust-inhalation
CAS No.
7631-86-9; 7439-92-1; 7440-47-3; 7440-02-0
Publication Date
19991101
Document Type
Journal Article
Fiscal Year
2000
Issue of Publication
5
ISSN
0891-1797
NIOSH Division
EID
Source Name
Safety and Health
State
OH
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