Dust free workplaces: Respirable quartz

MS information
Nizozemsko
Dutch
2017

Popis

The guideline covers the main problems during the exposure of respirable quartz, emphasizing the risk of cancer.

Other data

Sector / Industry covered: 
Smíšené hospodářství
TĚŽBA A DOBÝVÁNÍ
Výstavba budov
Provider: 
TNO The Netherlands Organisation for applied scientific research
Tasks covered: 
Mining or Quarrying
Processing Materials
Biological hazard: 
Other
Hazard - physical state: 
Dusts
Hazard - health effects: 
Carcinogens
Exposure route: 
Inhalation
Substance Description: 

Quartz

CAS Number: 
14808-60-7
Prevention measures: 
Level 3. Reducing / minimising the risk by personal measures (PPE)
Training / guidance
Purpose of the material: 
Guidance
Measurement and assessment
Target group: 
Employers
Managers
OSH consultant

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