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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 April 2004
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ps.t62440103
EISBN: 978-1-62708-352-2
... Abstract Materials used in joining, whether solders, fluxes, or atmospheres, are becoming increasingly subjected to restrictions on the grounds of health, safety, and pollution concerns. These regulations can limit the choice of materials and processes that are deemed acceptable for industrial...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2005
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.pb.t51230001
EISBN: 978-1-62708-351-5
..., and the health, safety, and environmental aspects of brazing. brazed joints brazing contact angle filler metals jigging joining soldering 1.1 Joining Methods BRAZING AND SOLDERING jointly represent one of several methods for joining solid materials. These methods may be classified...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 July 2009
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.bcp.t52230513
EISBN: 978-1-62708-298-3
... in 1949 and set at a permissible exposure limit (PEL) of 2.0 μg/m 3 for an 8 h time-weighted average (TWA). The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) subsequently adopted this standard in 1971 with the passage of the Occupational Safety and Health Act [ Pohanish and Greene 1996...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 October 2012
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.lmub.t53550193
EISBN: 978-1-62708-307-2
... and coatings, and health and safety concerns. aluminum-beryllium alloys beryllium corrosion protection forming powder consolidation powder production BERYLLIUM is a metal with an unusual combination of physical and mechanical properties that make it particularly effective in optical components...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 July 2009
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.bcp.t52230499
EISBN: 978-1-62708-298-3
... of fluorescent lamps was discontinued in 1949 [ World Health Organization 1990 ]; however, some of these lamps may still exist and remain in use. In 1971, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) adopted a worker-protection permissible-exposure limit (also referred to as occupational-exposure...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cpi2.t55030360
EISBN: 978-1-62708-282-2
... on health, safety, and the environment, and to meet legal requirements, plant owners/operators deploy other resources to monitor and maintain their plants in a safe and efficient condition. Inspection is one of the key resources used and, if properly planned and deployed, can be a very effective means...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2003
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.pnfn.t65900039
EISBN: 978-1-62708-350-8
... develop, institute, and maintain health and safety practices sufficient and in compliance with regulatory requirements. Furnace Heating A furnace can be heated electrically or by natural gas. The choice of heating medium depends on: Heating medium availability, efficiency, and cost...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 October 2011
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.mnm2.t53060407
EISBN: 978-1-62708-261-7
... competition, environmental impacts, safety concerns, and legal liability. Making successful products involves a series of interrelated functions ( Fig. 17.1 ) that are not always sufficiently realized. Though practices vary, design and materials selection must be a cooperative effort with ongoing...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 July 2009
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.bcp.t52230523
EISBN: 978-1-62708-298-3
.... , 1958a . Beryllium Handling. Reducing the Health Risk , Nucl. Power , Vol 3 , p 112 – 114 Brooks R.O.R. , 1958b . Environmental Monitoring for Beryllium , Nucl. Power , Vol 3 , p 539 – 542 Brown A.B. , Morrow F. , and Martin A.J. , 1960 . An Improvement...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 July 2009
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.bcp.9781627082983
EISBN: 978-1-62708-298-3
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2008
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.emea.t52240597
EISBN: 978-1-62708-251-8
... or dust are inhaled. Sensitive individuals exposed to airborne beryllium may develop chronic beryllium disease (CBD), an affliction of the lungs formerly known as berylliosis. Users should comply with occupational safety and health standards applicable to beryllium in Title 29, Part 1910, Code of Federal...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 July 2000
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.fec.t65940001
EISBN: 978-1-62708-302-7
... of the consequences of corrosion include the following: Within limits of health and safety, materials should not be selected for individual products, or components of more complex products, if the corrosion resistance would permit the life of the part to be significantly longer than the life actually realized...
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By Kenneth A. Walsh
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 July 2009
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.bcp.t52230001
EISBN: 978-1-62708-298-3
... corrosion resistance High electrical and thermal conductivity Nonmagnetic Copper-beryllium dies for plastic pressing High hardness and thermal conductivity Copper-beryllium electrodes for resistance welding High hardness and electrical conductivity Safety tools in mines and oil tankers...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2000
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cub.t66910363
EISBN: 978-1-62708-250-1
.... Coatings with volatile and explosive solvents may be dangerous in enclosed, poorly ventilated spaces. More detailed information on environmental, health, and safety considerations can be found later in this Chapter. Surface Preparation Blast cleaning may be prohibited in some operations or near...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 1995
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.sch6.t68200065
EISBN: 978-1-62708-354-6
..., materials, testing, fabrication, nondestructive examination, personnel qualification requirements, health, safety and environmental protection. The code-formulating bodies, in addition to writing their own rules, usually adopt ASTM material specifications either in total or in part as part of the code...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2000
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ttg2.t61120131
EISBN: 978-1-62708-269-3
... method (CGSM) has been claimed to have promise for low-temperature deposition of coatings or to build up “billets” of titanium alloys. The CGSM is claimed also to have benefits in health, safety, and environmental aspects compared with traditional high-temperature spraying processes. It has been...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2000
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cub.t66910001
EISBN: 978-1-62708-250-1
... to that in which corrosion failure occurs Still other consequences are social. These can involve the following issues: Safety, for example, sudden failure can cause fire, explosion, release of toxic product, and construction collapse Health, for example, pollution due to escaping product from...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2022
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.tstap.t56040001
EISBN: 978-1-62708-428-4
... for critical components. Examples of key materials being studied include aluminum, zinc-aluminum, aluminum-magnesium, copper, titanium, and Ni-Fe-Cr alloys. Potential areas for growth in cold spray are in materials development and in material manufacturing processes. Environmental Health and Safety<sup>...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cpi2.t55030338
EISBN: 978-1-62708-282-2
... has declined for these reasons: Reduced number of suppliers Restrictive environmental and health standards from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, the Environmental Protection Agency, and the Food and Drug Administration Increased acceptance of other coating types...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.tpsfwea.t59300363
EISBN: 978-1-62708-323-2
... transmission. A significant problem with eyewear used for eye protection (so-called safety glasses) is solid-particle impact. Safety glasses are required in many work environments by regulatory agencies but moreover by lawsuit liability. Any work-related eye injury can be the source of a significant...