Dust control measures in the construction industry.

@article{TjoeNij2003DustCM,
  title={Dust control measures in the construction industry.},
  author={Evelyn Tjoe Nij and Simone Hilhorst and Ton Spee and Judith Spierings and Friso Steffens and Mieke Egl Lumens and Dick J.J. Heederik},
  journal={The Annals of occupational hygiene},
  year={2003},
  volume={47 3},
  pages={
          211-8
        }
}
Quartz is a human carcinogen and a causative agent of silicosis. Exposure levels often exceed exposure limits in the construction industry. The need for effective control measures is high, but the complex structure of the construction industry, the variability in sources of exposure and the frequent changes of worksite makes it difficult to implement even simple and potentially effective control measures. The aim of this study was to evaluate the impact of control measures for reducing quartz… 

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