Captou: wood dust collection for spindle moulder

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France
French
2008

Description

The video demonstrates the beneficial effects of the dust collection system designed for spindle moulders. It explains how the collection system functions through animations and demonstrates the reduced wood dust emission, while productivity is sustained, in a real-life task.

Other data

Sector / Industry covered: 
Manufacture of wood and of products of wood and cork, except furniture; manufacture of articles of straw and plaiting materials
Manufacture of furniture
Provider: 
INRS — National institute of research and security
Tasks covered: 
Woodworking
Hazard - physical state: 
Dusts
Hazard - health effects: 
Allergens
Carcinogens
Irritants
Exposure route: 
Inhalation
Substance Description: 

wood dust

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

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