This booklet has been put together by members of the metals industry to give guidance on safe practices for both large and small workshops.
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This hazard alert addresses an explosion and fire caused when sugar dust ignited causing injuries and deaths. This alert addresses the risk of this occurring related to wood dust, powder-coating filters, grains and other products.
Toxic metals, including "heavy metals," are individual metals and metal compounds that negatively affect people's health. This page provides a starting point for technical and regulatory information about toxic metals.
Also see Beryllium
Also see Chromium
Also see Lead