The crushing of minerals

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2016

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This video relates to the use of a crusher to break down boulders of quarried material into smaller pieces. It illustrates the following good practice: the doors and windows of the cab must be kept closed at all times while the crusher is in operation.

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Sector / Industry covered: 
TĚŽBA A DOBÝVÁNÍ
Provider: 
NEPSI (European Network on Silica)
Tasks covered: 
Mining or Quarrying
Processing Materials
Hazard - physical state: 
Dusts
Hazard - health effects: 
Carcinogens
Other
Exposure route: 
Inhalation
Substance Description: 

respirable crystalline silica

CAS Number: 
14808-60-7
EC number: 
238-878-4
Prevention measures: 
Hygiene measures
Purpose of the material: 
Awareness raising
Guidance
Target group: 
All (no specific target group)

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