Airborne exposure to heavy metals and total particulate during abrasive blasting using copper slag abrasive.

@article{Stephenson2002AirborneET,
  title={Airborne exposure to heavy metals and total particulate during abrasive blasting using copper slag abrasive.},
  author={Dale Stephenson and Terry M. Spear and Marie Seymour and Lori Cashell},
  journal={Applied occupational and environmental hygiene},
  year={2002},
  volume={17 6},
  pages={437-43}
}
This research investigates occupational exposure to metal and total particulate aerosols during abrasive blasting operations using one substitute abrasive, copper slag. Airborne exposures to metal (As, Be, Pb, Cr, Cd, V, and Ti) and total particulate aerosols from two copper slag sources are evaluated by the collection and analysis of personal breathing… CONTINUE READING