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Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05b.a0006030
EISBN: 978-1-62708-172-6
... Abstract This article discusses the occupational health hazards related to industrial protective coating application and removal. It explains the health hazards associated with coating constituents such as lead, cadmium, chromium, arsenic, silica, and asbestos. The article also discusses hazard...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 4A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2013
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v04a.a0005777
EISBN: 978-1-62708-165-8
... are chemical cleaning methods. The electrochemical cleaning methods include electropolishing, electrolytic alkaline cleaning, and electrolytic pickling. The article provides information on cleanliness measurement methods such as qualitative tests and quantitative tests to ensure product quality. Health hazards...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1994
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05.a0001223
EISBN: 978-1-62708-170-2
... and applications, and safety and health hazards of cold cleaning and vapor degreasing. It also includes information on control of contamination, conservation and recovery of solvent, and disposal of solvent wastes. cold cleaning contamination control safety and health hazards solvent cleaning solvent...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 24A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 June 2023
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v24A.a0006960
EISBN: 978-1-62708-439-0
... environmental impact hazards health safety TECHNOLOGY, in its broadest forms and definitions, is aimed at improving life. From manufacturing efficient goods and services to simplifying or achieving optimized productivity, the intention is to improve quality and performance while reducing production...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 9
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2004
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v09.a0005650
EISBN: 978-1-62708-177-1
... Hygiene 4. Employee health and exposure Personal protective equipment Monitoring of exposure levels Medical evaluations Additional protections for employees working with particularly hazardous substances (carcinogens, toxins) 5. Disposal of hazardous materials Etchants...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05b.a0006039
EISBN: 978-1-62708-172-6
... to asphalt in animals and humans. Their conclusions, in brief, are as follows: While the aforementioned NIOSH data indicate that asphaltic materials are potentially dangerous, it does not establish that there is a direct correlation between exposure to asphaltic materials and human health hazards...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2013
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05a.a0005717
EISBN: 978-1-62708-171-9
... Abstract The hazards associated with thermal spray deposition processes include ultraviolet and infrared radiation; acoustical noise; and by-product production in the forms of nitrous oxides, ozone, fumes, and dust. The most important consideration in health and safety is to use the engineered...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2013
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05a.a0005756
EISBN: 978-1-62708-171-9
... and Health Administration's (OSHA) Personal Protective Equipment Standard (29 CFR 1910. 132–138). All information is presented in the context of thermal spraying. Personal protective equipment (PPE) is intended to protect individuals from the risk of injury by creating a barrier against workplace hazards...
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By Roy E. Beal
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 6
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1993
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v06.a0001396
EISBN: 978-1-62708-173-3
... to avoid splashes or explosions. Suitable protective wear (with guards, where possible) is necessary. Good ventilation is important, because of flux and, possibly, metal fumes. Generally, operators of tin-lead solder dip pots are now checked for lead content in the blood, because of possible health hazards. ...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 24
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 15 June 2020
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v24.a0006544
EISBN: 978-1-62708-290-7
... and ejection of dust during powder free fall Metal powders and their dust can represent a serious health, environmental, and safety hazard. Many times, dust particles may not be readily visible to the naked eye, especially when airborne. Airborne dust may enter the body by ingestion and skin absorption...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1994
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05.a0001322
EISBN: 978-1-62708-170-2
... risks and potential worker health hazards created by the replacement coatings. Of course, all of the replacements shown in Table 4 create far fewer environmental and worker health risks than cadmium. However, when applicable, there are comments about potential environmental and worker health issues...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 6A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 31 October 2011
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v06a.a0005635
EISBN: 978-1-62708-174-0
... beam welding personal protective equipment resistance welding robotic safety safe handling safety hazards safety management soldering thermal spraying thermite welding ultrasonic welding welding work area protection HEALTH AND SAFETY CONSIDERATIONS are paramount in all welding, cutting...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 7
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v07.a0006075
EISBN: 978-1-62708-175-7
... Abstract Health and safety are critically important issues, and there are numerous aspects of the production and use of metal powders that may entail exposure to hazardous conditions. This article provides a discussion on the issues associated with the safe production and handling of metal...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1994
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05.a0001324
EISBN: 978-1-62708-170-2
... Abstract The chemicals that have been used in traditional vapor degreasing have serious health and environmental hazards that have prompted the search for modified and alternative techniques. This article provides a detailed discussion on the regulatory mandates that affect the use...
Book: Machining
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 16
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1989
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v16.a0002192
EISBN: 978-1-62708-188-7
... a serious health and fire hazard, however, and should be avoided whenever possible ( Ref 10 , 11 , 12 ). Table 1 lists typical speeds and feeds used for cutting uranium and uranium alloys. For most operations, the same parameters apply to both material types. Machining parameters for uranium...
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Published: 15 June 2020
Fig. 11 Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals pictograms demonstrating health, physical, and environmental hazards More
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13a.a0003691
EISBN: 978-1-62708-182-5
... of the Environmental Protection Agency and the Occupational Safety and Health Administration as well as the corresponding Code of Federal Regulation numbers. coating lining material surface preparation THE TOTAL NATIONAL YEARLY COST of metallic corrosion in the United States was estimated at $275 billion...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 6
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1993
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v06.a0001487
EISBN: 978-1-62708-173-3
..., and related work. No activity is satisfactorily completed if someone is injured. The hazards that may be encountered and the practices that will minimize personal injury and property damage are discussed here. Management Support The most important component of an effective safety and health program...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1994
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05.a0001321
EISBN: 978-1-62708-170-2
... (and therefore whether the facility will be subject to the requirements of RCRA) depends on whether the waste is a threat to human health and the environment. A hazardous waste is one that meets any of the following criteria: Appears on an EPA list (“F,” “K,” “P,” and “U” lists are found in 40 CFR 261.3...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 23
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2012
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v23.a0005686
EISBN: 978-1-62708-198-6
... to demonstrate the hazard potential (hazard identification) of the leachables and for use in conducting human health risk assessments of the leachables. If extracts of the device are prepared, the extraction vehicle and conditions of extraction used shall be appropriate to the nature and use of the final product...