Workplace Air Quality Monitoring, Personal Air Sampling, Monitoring of Hazardous substances

Workplace Air Quality Monitoring, Personal Air Sampling,  Monitoring of Hazardous substances from R&B Industrial ltd

By: R&B Industrial ltd  08/01/2010
Keywords: Air quality monitoring, Emissions Monitoring, sampling equipment

Workplace Monitoring of hazardous substances, enables compliance with COSHH regulation 10: The employer shall ensure that the exposure of employees to substances hazardous to health is monitored in accordance with a suitable procedure.  Persons who may be exposed to substances hazardous to health shall be provided with suitable information, instruction and training on the risks involved and the means for ensuring adequate control, of their exposure. 
R & B Industrial will appoint a competent COSHH/NOISE Assessor, who is responsible for: i)             Obtaining all relevant process details, substance data and test results required for workplace monitoring. ii) Carrying out the monitoring to recognised methods & procedures; HSE method (MDHS) or alternatively OSHA, NIOSH or EPA, depending upon substance/concentration etc. (ii) Assessing the data and test results obtained.
i) 8 hour Time weighted averaging will be calculated/assessed. In addition to total/respirable exposure levels, an analysis can also be made for individual substances, fumes, gases present etc; prices depend upon analysis method. ii) Short term indicative exposure (15min) monitoring is performed using a range of methods and equipment. For instance: FID real time monitoring for VOC's, Isocyanates using Sure Spot testing cards,Real-time aerosol ‘dust’ monitor, for both total & respirable dust.
We have substantial experience of monitoring a wide range of industrial hazardous substances such as:
general dusts, mdf dusts, lead dusts, heavy metals (such as cadmium, chromium, cobalt etc.), oil mists, Isocyantes, VOC's, Mercury vapour, Di-Chloro-Methane DCM, toluene, crystalline silica, etc. etc.

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