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The inhalation of wood dust is a risk factor for nasal sinus cancer. Wood dust: let's protect ourselves

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The inhalation of wood dust is a risk factor for nasal sinus cancer. Wood dust: let's protect ourselves
  • France
Provider: 
INRS — National institute of research and security
Available in languages: 
French
Description: 

The poster draws attention to wood dust. It shows a head, drawn from wood dust, that is breathing in wood dust.

Sector / Industry covered: 
Not sector specific
Tasks covered: 
Woodworking
Biological hazard: 
Not applicable
Hazard - physical state: 
Dusts
Hazard - health effects: 
Allergens
Carcinogens
Irritants
Exposure route: 
Inhalation
Prevention measures: 
Not applicable
Purpose of the material: 
Awareness raising
Type
Type: 
Visual resources
Target group: 
Workers
Year of publication: 
2015