Grinding / Sanding
Grinding / Sanding is a finishing process commonly used to remove a minor layer of the top surface with an abrasive to provide better finishing to the material. During this process a layer of dust from the abrasive as well as the product acted upon is are introduced into the environment.
When these dust particles come in contact with the operator it may cause the following problems:
- Occupational Asthma
- Lung Infection
- Metal Fume Fever
- Irritation of Throat and Lungs
- Reduced Lung function