Airborne particles can be an industrial hazard

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Powder and Dust Containment in the Process Industry; short course
24 February 2016; Chatham Maritime, Kent

This course has been designed to be of benefit to those handling powders or dusty materials in industry, particularly those handling hazardous or toxic materials in the pharmaceutical, renewable energy or chemical industries.

It looks at how the release of hazardous material can be controlled, by engineered solutions, at source.

You’ll learn
•Perceptions of dust and the consequences of exposure
•Key principles and equipment for airflow capture systems, including H&SE Guidance HSG258
•Health and safety guidance for workplace exposure limit setting
•Risk assessment approaches

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The Wolfson Centre for Bulk Solids Handling Technology

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