YOUNG WORKERS AND HAZARDOUS PRODUCTS What you need to know about dangerous products

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Lucembursko
French
2006

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The current publication provides information hazardous products and chemicals, focusing on young workers. 

Hazardous products are not found only in the chemical industry. They are used everywhere: in hospitals, cleaning companies, car manufacturing, hairdressing, building work ... and even in

offices, at home or in leisure activities. To protect our health and the environment, it is essential to know them and to take all necessary precautions.

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Sector / Industry covered: 
ZPRACOVATELSKÝ PRŮMYSL
Úklidové činnosti
ZDRAVOTNÍ A SOCIÁLNÍ PÉČE
Provider: 
Labor and Mining Inspectorate
Tasks covered: 
Cleaning or Disinfecting
Handling Chemicals
Hazard - physical state: 
Aerosols
Dusts
Fibres
Gases
Liquids
Solids
Vapours
Hazard - health effects: 
Allergens
Skin sensitisers
Asthmagens
Asphyxiants
Carcinogens
Mutagens
Reprotoxic substances
Neurotoxic substances
Irritants
Toxic substances
Exposure route: 
Bites and stings
Dermal contact
Ingestion
Inhalation
Ocular (through eyes)
Sharps and cuts
Skin absorption
Substance Description: 

Methanol, alcohol, stain remover, - Waterproofing sprays, - Disinfectants (Creole)

- Sprays for car painting, - Pesticides, - Carcinogens: benzene, ethylene oxide, chromates, zinc, asbestos, tain removers, perchlorethylene

- Solvents for painting, - Cleaning products, - Products for the protection and treatment of wood, - Paint strippers, Turpentine, sodium hydroxide, 

CAS Number: 
67-56-1
68584-01-0
75-21-8
71-43-2; 1076-43-3
7440-66-6
1332-21-4
1336-21-6
8006-64-2; 9005-90-7
1310-73-2
EC number: 
200-659-6
271-527-3
200-849-9
200-753-7
231-175-3
603-721-4
215-647-6
232-688-5
215-185-5
Prevention measures: 
Level 1. Elimination of hazards
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)
Training / guidance
Hygiene measures
Purpose of the material: 
Awareness raising
Guidance
Risk assessment
Training
Target group: 
All (no specific target group)

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