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Yota: wood dust exhaust for bandsaws

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Yota: wood dust exhaust for bandsaws
  • France
Provider: 
INRS - National institue of research and security
Available in languages: 
French
Description: 

The video demonstrates the beneficial effects of the dust exhaust system designed for bandsaws by INRS. It explains the functioning by animations and shows the reduced wood dust emission in a real-life panel sawing task.

Sector / Industry covered: 
Manufacture of wood and of products of wood and cork, except furniture; manufacture of articles of straw and plaiting materials
Manufacture of furniture
Tasks covered: 
Woodworking
Biological hazard: 
Not applicable
Hazard - physical state: 
Dusts
Hazard - health effects: 
Allergens
Carcinogens
Irritants
Exposure route: 
Inhalation
Substance description
Substance description: 

wood dust

Prevention measures: 
Level 2. Technical measures, e.g. local exhaust ventilation
Purpose of the material: 
Awareness raising
Type
Type: 
Visual resources
Target group: 
Employers
Managers
OSH consultant
Year of publication: 
2013