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Recycling e-waste. I do a wet clean-up after work to protect myself from dangerous substances

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Recycling e-waste. I do a wet clean-up after work to protect myself from dangerous substances
  • France
Provider: 
INRS — National institute of research and security
Available in languages: 
French
Description: 

The poster, which is a part of a series, recommends wet cleaning in the electronic waste recycling sector to minimise the possibility of dangerous substances becoming airborne. A schematic shows a human figure mopping the floor and, in the background, there is a desk on which sits dismantled electronic equipment.

Sector / Industry covered: 
Materials recovery
Tasks covered: 
Cleaning or Disinfecting
Other
Hazard - physical state: 
Dusts
Hazard - health effects: 
Not applicable
Exposure route: 
Inhalation
Prevention measures: 
Level 2. Technical measures, e.g. local exhaust ventilation
Purpose of the material: 
Awareness raising
Type
Type: 
Visual resources
Target group: 
Workers
Year of publication: 
2016