Ten tips on working with hazardous chemicals

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Dánsko
Danish
2009

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This booklet gives 10 tips on working with hazardous chemicals. Each tip is described briefly and illustrated pictorially. The tips cover the principles of prevention and how to make sure that working with hazardous chemicals is safe and secure.

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Sector / Industry covered: 
OSTATNÍ ČINNOSTI
Provider: 
Work environment council for the service sector
Tasks covered: 
Cleaning or Disinfecting
Hazard - physical state: 
Aerosols
Liquids
Vapours
Hazard - health effects: 
Skin sensitisers
Toxic substances
Exposure route: 
Dermal contact
Inhalation
Substance Description: 

Chemicals used in service operations

Prevention measures: 
Level 1. Substitution
Level 2. Technical measures, e.g. local exhaust ventilation
Level 2. Reducing / minimising the risk by organisational measures, e.g. reducing the number of workers exposed
Level 3. Reducing / minimising the risk by personal measures (PPE)
Purpose of the material: 
Awareness raising
Target group: 
Workers

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