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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
... characteristics, surface roughness of components, dissolution of parent materials, new phase formations, significance of the joint gap, and the strength of metals. The chapter also describes issues in processing aspects that must be considered when designing a joint, and the health, safety, and environmental...
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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 April 2004
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ps.t62440103
EISBN: 978-1-62708-352-2
... 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 use. The chapter addresses...
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 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: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.tpsfwea.t59300363
EISBN: 978-1-62708-323-2
... Melting of safety glass (not plastic) by hot particles from metal grinding. 100× optical magnification Tribocorrosion is another issue with metal eyewear. Rubbing contact with perspiration-covered skin can attack the metals used in eyeglass frames. The traditional wire eyeglass frames are usually...
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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
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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
... combination of physical, mechanical, and nuclear properties. The health issues are described, and the proper handling of beryllium metal and compounds is described. The beryllium industry can tailor products to industrial requirements. Beryllium mill products are now available in ingot, lump, chip, powder...
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 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...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2008
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ssde.t52310201
EISBN: 978-1-62708-286-0
... chromium. The fume created by welding stainless steel contains significant concentrations of chromium trioxide and other forms of hexavalent (Cr +6 ) chromium. Hexavalent chromium is a carcinogen and regulated by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). Exposure to and inhalation...
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 December 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cpi2.t55030235
EISBN: 978-1-62708-282-2
... practices. Whether the necessary action will be taken is affected by financial, technical, safety, social, and/or political issues ( Ref 37 ). To prevent corrosion/degradation, the designer can: Avoid obvious design weaknesses (see subsequent examples) Use more reliable materials, even...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 April 2004
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ps.t62440001
EISBN: 978-1-62708-352-2
... . The Relationship between Solder Spread and Joint Filling , GEC J. Res. , Vol 8 (No. 3 ), p 145 – 150 • Jakeway P. , 1994 . The Healthy Solderer , The Health and Safety Practitioner , April , p 20 – 23 • Jones H. , 1982 . Rapid Solidification of Metals and Alloys , Monograph No 8...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 July 2009
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.bcp.t52230131
EISBN: 978-1-62708-298-3
... and safety issues that must be dealt with to work with beryllides, there are two technical reasons that are often cited to explain the lack of research into the oxidation of beryllium compounds. Historically, the majority of the research was conducted on complex line compounds, all of which were brittle...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 April 2004
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ps.9781627083522
EISBN: 978-1-62708-352-2
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.fibtca.t52430409
EISBN: 978-1-62708-253-2
...). The question is whether, after a certain stage, the equipment can be put into further service, and if it can, how long. The answer to this question is vital not only from a safety and reliability point of view but also from an economic viewpoint, especially when managing plants on limited budgets. In view...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2008
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ssde.t52310213
EISBN: 978-1-62708-286-0
... with the company’s or supplier’s health and safety instructions. Source: Adapted from Ref 9 One of the most common complaints about maintenance of stainless is the work involved in removing fingerprints. The oil from fingerprints makes an easily visible interference film on the reflective stainless surface...