Identification, detection and prevention of asbestos fibers. Practical Recommendations

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Litva
Lithuanian
2011

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The current publication is published by the Hygiene Institute's Risk Factor Laboratory, in accordance with the asbestos regulations. The publication provides practical recommendations for “Identification, Detection and Effect of Asbestos Fiber” that provide information on asbestos, identification of asbestos fibers, their identification in the working environment, the risks of asbestos exposure, its reduction or elimination. and safe work with asbestos. 

Provider: 
Higienos institutas
Tasks covered: 
Construction
Handling Chemicals
Hazard - physical state: 
Dusts
Fibres
Hazard - health effects: 
Carcinogens
Exposure route: 
Inhalation
Substance Description: 

asbestos

CAS Number: 
1332-21-4
EC number: 
03-721-4
Prevention measures: 
Level 1. Elimination of hazards
Level 1. Substitution
Level 3. Reducing / minimising the risk by personal measures (PPE)
Training / guidance
Purpose of the material: 
Awareness raising
Guidance
Measurement and assessment
Risk assessment
Target group: 
All (no specific target group)

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