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New Monitoring Requirements for Brominated Flame Retardants

29 March 2023 · Andy Dykes

Brominated Flame Retardants are added to products during manufacturing to increase their resistance to fire. We explain the new requirements for plants burning waste containing brominated flame retardants.

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Foundry
Respirable crystalline silica dust - the next asbestos

8 March 2023 · Susan Lett

Respirable crystalline silica is created by a range of manufacturing processes. It is a particular problem in foundry practices, where green sand is used in metal moulds.

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EMF
What are Electromagnetic Fields? (EMF)

3 November 2022 · Roisin Campbell

Electric and magnetic fields occur naturally in nerves and muscles of our bodies, and in the Earth’s magnetic field. In the workplace we are concerned about Electromagnetic Fields (EMF) produced by currents and fields in electric power systems.

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Mercury Monitoring Protocol
Mercury Monitoring Protocol and Best Available Technique

28 July 2022 · Megan Rushton

BAT stands for ‘Best Available Techniques’, referring to the techniques that best prevent or minimise environmental impacts from industry processes/installations. These will be the most economically and technically viable options.

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COSHH Guidance
COSHH Essentials: General Guidance G409 ‘Exposure Measurement: Air Sampling’

21 February 2022 · Bethan Martin

The Health and Safety Executive issued an updated guidance document which provides practical advice on when you must measure exposure to airborne substances, how to measure exposure, the substances, demonstrating control, and what should be included in the content of a consultants’ report.

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Hexavalent Chromium
Hexavalent Chromium/Chromium (VI) and REACH

20 December 2021 · Bethan Martin

Hexavalent chromium is included in the REACH directive as it is a known human carcinogen. It is a SVHC (Substance of Very High Concern), and the waste produced from industrial processes involving it poses a serious threat to human health.

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MCPD Flow Diagram
Understand the Medium Combustion Plant Directive

22 July 2021 · Bethan Martin

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eDAS Track and Trend Emissions
Track and Trend your Emissions Data with eDAS®

11 January 2021 · Bethan Martin

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Covid 19 and Legionella
COVID-19 and Increased Risk of Legionella

23 December 2020 · Bethan Martin

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Indoor Air Pollution
Indoor Air Quality: What Pollutes our Air?

18 December 2019 · Bethan Martin

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Safety = Success
Benefits of Improving Employee Safety

4 December 2019 · Bethan Martin

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Mild Steel Welding Fume
Enforcement Expectations for Mild Steel Welding Fume Grow Higher

20 February 2019 · Bethan Martin

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Noise Assessments
Noise Assessments | How Often Should A Noise Survey Be Carried Out?

6 April 2017 · Bethan Martin

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COSHH Air Sampling
Workplace Exposure Monitoring & COSHH Air Sampling

31 January 2017 · Bethan Martin

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Noise Exposure Limits
Noise Exposure Limits | Everything You Need To Know

7 September 2016 · Bethan Martin

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COSHH Testing
COSHH Testing | Ensuring Exposure Controls are Used and Maintained

4 August 2016 · Bethan Martin

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COSHH Assessments
COSHH Assessments | How To Control Exposure

8 June 2016 · Bethan Martin

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Noise Regulations
Noise Regulations: What Are Your Obligations?

22 April 2016 · Bethan Martin

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NOX Emissions
NOx Emissions: A Pollutant Focus

7 April 2016 · Bethan Martin

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COSHH Precautions in the Workplace
COSHH Precautions In The Workplace

10 February 2016 · Bethan Martin

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Removing Earwax
Removing Earwax And Tips For Clearing Blocked Ears

12 January 2016 · Bethan Martin

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COSHH Risk Assessments
COSHH Risk Assessment - Assessing The Risks

2 December 2015 · Bethan Martin

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What is COSHH?
What Is COSHH? Everything You Need To Know

6 November 2015 · Bethan Martin

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Wastewater Treatment
Wastewater Treatment Plants, Anaerobic Digestion, and Odour Emissions Explained

22 September 2015 · Bethan Martin

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