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Aerosols

Chapter


Abstract


  • This chapter considers aerosols from the perspectives important to the H&S practitioner, and covers:

    information on different kinds of aerosols

    work situations where aerosols are commonly encountered

    what happens to inhaled aerosols in the human respiratory system

    how to assess various kinds of workplace aerosol hazards

    an historical review, so that the H&S practitioner knows how important the aerosol problem has been in the past.

Publication Date


  • 2019

Edition


  • 3

Citation


  • Apthorpe, L. & Hines, J. (2019). Aerosols. In S. Reed, D. Pisaniello & G. P. Benke (Eds.), Principles of Occupational Health and Hygiene An introduction (pp. 153-206). Australia: A&U Academic.

International Standard Book Number (isbn) 13


  • 9781760528508

Book Title


  • Principles of Occupational Health and Hygiene An introduction

Start Page


  • 153

End Page


  • 206

Place Of Publication


  • Australia

Abstract


  • This chapter considers aerosols from the perspectives important to the H&S practitioner, and covers:

    information on different kinds of aerosols

    work situations where aerosols are commonly encountered

    what happens to inhaled aerosols in the human respiratory system

    how to assess various kinds of workplace aerosol hazards

    an historical review, so that the H&S practitioner knows how important the aerosol problem has been in the past.

Publication Date


  • 2019

Edition


  • 3

Citation


  • Apthorpe, L. & Hines, J. (2019). Aerosols. In S. Reed, D. Pisaniello & G. P. Benke (Eds.), Principles of Occupational Health and Hygiene An introduction (pp. 153-206). Australia: A&U Academic.

International Standard Book Number (isbn) 13


  • 9781760528508

Book Title


  • Principles of Occupational Health and Hygiene An introduction

Start Page


  • 153

End Page


  • 206

Place Of Publication


  • Australia