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Manufacturing silica

This information will help employers (including the self-employed) comply with the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Regulations 2002 (COSHH), as amended, to control exposure to respirable crystalline silica (RCS) and protect workers’ health.

Manufacturing silica [MN]

MN0: Advice for managers

  • Advice for managersThis information will help managers to comply with the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Regulations 2002 (COSHH), as amended, to control exposure and protect workers’ health.

MN1: Making products that include silica flour

  • Making products that include silica flourThis sheet describes good practice using dust extraction and RPE . It covers the points you need to follow to reduce exposure to an adequate level. It is important to follow all the points, or use equally effective measures.

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MN2: Making products that include mineral powder

  • Making products that include mineral powderThis sheet describes good practice using dust extraction and RPE. It covers the points you need to follow to reduce exposure to an adequate level. It is important to follow all the points, or use equally effective measures.

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MN3: Dry-mixing powders containing silica

  • Dry-mixing powders containing silicaThis sheet describes good practice using RPE and dust extraction. It covers the points you need to follow to reduce exposure to an adequate level. It is important to follow all the points, or use equally effective measures.

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MN4: Small packing operations - Dry products containing silica

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2015-05-26