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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 2003
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.pnfn.t65900039
EISBN: 978-1-62708-350-8
... and design. It also covers the processes involved in the construction and maintenance of retorts, methods for sealing a retort to prevent ammonia leaks, and safety precautions to be taken while using ammonia. Further, the chapter provides information on the factors for choosing a heating medium and discusses...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 October 2005
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.faesmch.t51270005
EISBN: 978-1-62708-301-0
..., failure analysis helps considerably in improving the reliability and safety of machinery and structural hardware that form the heart of modern industries. In the last few decades, systematic failure investigations carried out on several failed components have generated a fund of useful information...
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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 December 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cpi2.t55030235
EISBN: 978-1-62708-282-2
... dissolution can be considered more damaging if stresses are also involved. In such circumstances, materials can fail catastrophically and unexpectedly, with safety and health implications. A classic example of chloride SCC occurred in a type 304 (Unified Numbering System, or UNS, S30400) stainless steel...
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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 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...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.tpmpa.t54480293
EISBN: 978-1-62708-318-8
... habits and improper storage produce likely sites for titanium fires. From the health viewpoint, no adverse physiological reaction from titanium has been reported. However, barium compounds such as barium hydroxide used in cutting fluids can be hazardous to personnel unless suitable precautions...
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...
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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...
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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
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...
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 January 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.tpmpa.t54480161
EISBN: 978-1-62708-318-8
... be removed from furnaces while hot and cooled slowly (e.g., in vermiculite) to avoid surface cracking and poor workability. Safety precautions should be taken when handling hot ingots and on opening hot furnaces. Fine deposits of magnesium, sodium, and titanium in the furnaces and on ingots can ignite...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2005
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.pb.9781627083515
EISBN: 978-1-62708-351-5
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 1984
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.mpp.t67850060
EISBN: 978-1-62708-260-0
... and cures. It also provides recommendations for handling specific materials and addresses safety concerns. light microscopy metallographic sectioning specimen preparation 2-1 Introduction The preparation steps for light microscopy, often viewed as a tedious, frustrating process, are of great...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 July 2009
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.bcp.t52230199
EISBN: 978-1-62708-298-3
... of beryllium has not been found to offer much difficulty, with the exception of the important issues of dealing with the toxicity of the dust that develops during cutting, grinding, and polishing. All these procedures should be carried out under a hood, and the necessary safety precautions in handling...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 April 2004
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ps.t62440049
EISBN: 978-1-62708-352-2
... and spreading behavior. While technically successful, this approach does require handling of this rather aggressive acid and special operator training is usually required to satisfy health and safety regulations. Furthermore, when using gold-silicon solders, precautions must be taken to ensure that the initial...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 2013
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.mfub.t53740373
EISBN: 978-1-62708-308-9
... Density variations Health and safety hazards Powder metallurgy products are used in a wide range of industries, from automotive and aerospace applications to power tools and household appliances. The predominant market for P/M structural parts is the automotive sector; typical applications...