Guide for installing particle filters on construction engines

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French
2011

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The guide helps the reader to identify an appropriate particulate filter for a construction engine whose exhaust fume contains nanoparticles and nitrogen oxides. These materials have negative effects on respiratory health.

See also: DTE 223 — Leaflet on diesel exhaust fumes of engines in the working environment.

Other data

Sector / Industry covered: 
STAVEBNICTVÍ
Provider: 
Cramif — Health Insurance of Ile-de-France
Tasks covered: 
Construction
Hazard - physical state: 
Gases
Nanoparticles (airborne liquids/solids including smoke or mist)
Exposure route: 
Inhalation
Substance Description: 

Diesel exhaust fumes

Prevention measures: 
Level 2. Technical measures, e.g. local exhaust ventilation
Purpose of the material: 
Guidance
Target group: 
Employers
Managers
OSH consultant
Safety officers

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