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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
... handling hazards health and safety particulate personal protective equipment radiation respirators spray booth thermal spray coating ventilation HEALTH AND SAFETY ISSUES pertain to any industrial technology, of course, but many, including thermal spray, have issues that are unique...
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
... be used in conjunction with industrial hygiene monitoring. air-purifying respirators air-supplied respirators cleaning emergency eyewash facilities hand protection head protection occupational safety personal protective equipment safety footwear single-lens goggles thermal spraying...
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
... of the system to control static electricity if ventilation may be used in atmospheres that contain flammable gases and vapors. Respiratory exposure to dusts depends on the surface-preparation method used. Abrasive blasting, for example, tends to produce the highest concentration of airborne respirable dust...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2013
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05a.a0005757
EISBN: 978-1-62708-171-9
... of respirators and other personal protection equipment Use of gas leak detectors and oxygen sensors Properly designed sound-attenuation spray booths Properly designed ventilation and filtration equipment Proper assessment of and compliance with all local, state, and federal codes/norms/standards...
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
... respirators or any of the new series of respirators approved by National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) can be used for protection against metal fumes as long as the proper respirator type (e.g., half-mask, full-face, or powered air respiratory protection) is selected based...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13a.a0003647
EISBN: 978-1-62708-182-5
... around a colony of respiring aerobic organisms in an oxygenated environment. Continuous lines are isolines of equal oxygen concentration, while arrows indicate the direction of oxygen fluxes, always perpendicular to the active surface. Fig. 14 Bacteria labeled by incubating with 14 C-acetate...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 7
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v07.a0006137
EISBN: 978-1-62708-175-7
... Decreased ability to work; may impair coordination and induce early symptoms in persons with coronary, pulmonary, or circulatory problems 12–14 Respiration deeper, increased pulse rate, giddiness, impaired coordination, poor judgment, and blue lips 10–12 Further increase in rate of respiration...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13C
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13c.a0004130
EISBN: 978-1-62708-184-9
... that require oxygen as the terminal electron acceptor in respiration are referred to as aerobes. Anaerobes grow in the absence of oxygen and can use a variety of terminal electron acceptors, including sulfate, nitrate, Fe +3 , Mn +4 , and others. Organisms that can use oxygen in addition to alternate electron...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1994
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05.a0001326
EISBN: 978-1-62708-170-2
... in ventilation and the use of respirators. The wipe solvent cleaner must evaporate without leaving residue on the surface that could interfere with subsequent manufacturing operations. This property can be determined by applying the candidate cleaner to a test substrate, allowing it to evaporate...
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Series: ASM Desk Editions
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 1998
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.mhde2.a0003165
EISBN: 978-1-62708-199-3
... at any temperature. It is attacked by many dilute common acids at room temperature. It can be anodized or chromate coated for improved corrosion resistance. The main concern associated with handling beryllium is the effect on the lungs when excessive amounts of respirable beryllium powder or dust...
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
... be controlled by ventilation. Adequate ventilation is the key to control of fumes and gases in the welding environment. Natural, mechanical, or respirator ventilation must be provided for all welding, cutting, brazing, and related operations. The ventilation must ensure that concentrations of hazardous...
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
... Administration; and James E. Ellor, Corrpro Companies/Ocean City Research Corporation. OSHA has evaluated the health effects of cadmium on workers and has determined that exposure to respirable particles/fumes represents the most significant risk factor. Cadmium and its compounds are not readily absorbed...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05b.a0006036
EISBN: 978-1-62708-172-6
.... Appropriate engineering controls must be in place (e.g., local exhaust ventilation). Required personal protective equipment must be worn (e.g., respirators, clothing, and chemical-resistant gloves, as stated in supplier SDS). Medical personnel should be immediately contacted if an individual suspects...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05b.a0006011
EISBN: 978-1-62708-172-6
... must be in place (e.g., local exhaust ventilation). Required PPE must be worn (e.g., respirators, clothing, and chemical-resistant gloves, as stated in the supplier safety data sheet). Medical personnel should be immediately contacted if an individual suspects overexposure. Monitoring...
Book: Machining
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 16
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1989
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v16.a0002191
EISBN: 978-1-62708-188-7
... abrasive pad (scotch brite), special care must be taken. This is because of the proximity of the machinist to the work and the fine dust produced. In these situations, a respirator should be worn at all times. For polishing, the part should be enclosed in a hood if on a lathe, or in a box provided...
Series: ASM Desk Editions
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 1995
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.emde.a0003050
EISBN: 978-1-62708-200-6
.... According to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and other regulatory bodies, lead is not the only hazardous material used in the ceramic and glass industries. For instance, silica has been classified as a possible carcinogen. For respirable silica dust (≤0.10 μm), OSHA has set...
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
.... Chip fires hot enough to vaporize the metal must be prevented, and an approved respirator should be easily accessible in case of airborne contamination. Protective clothing consisting of coveralls and shoe coverings must be worn in place of street clothes. Upon leaving the uranium working area...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2013
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05a.9781627081719
EISBN: 978-1-62708-171-9
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 2
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1990
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v02.a0001119
EISBN: 978-1-62708-162-7
... can be reversed by dithiols such as 2,3-dimercaptopropanol (BAL) but not by monothiols. Arsenic affects mitochondrial enzymes and impairs tissue respiration ( Ref 36 ), which seems to be related to the cellular toxicity of arsenic. Mitochondria accumulate arsenic, and respiration mediated...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 2
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1990
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v02.a0001086
EISBN: 978-1-62708-162-7
... of beryllium is contained in the article “Toxicity of Metals” in this Volume. The main concern associated with the handling of beryllium is the effect on the lungs when excessive amounts of respirable beryllium powder or dust are inhaled. Two forms of lung disease are associated with beryllium: acute...