Good hygiene — cleaning clothes

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2016

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This video relates to good hygiene practice for workers who use products containing crystalline silica. The video illustrates the following good practices: do not use compressed air to clean overalls; and prevent dust generation by exchanging dirty overalls with clean ones or cleaning overalls with a vacuum cleaner or in an air shower cabin.

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Sector / Industry covered: 
STAVEBNICTVÍ
Provider: 
NEPSI (the European Network on Silica)
Tasks covered: 
Cleaning or Disinfecting
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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