Reducing Exposure To Lead Dust

Further to a recent article on the success in helping remove and collect silica dust from employee’s work clothing, ACI is currently assisting a number of companies in reducing a worker’s exposure to respirable metal / mineral dusts, particularly lead. How does lead get into the body? When lead and items containing lead are processed, […]

Reducing Exposure to Silica Dust

It is important to limit workers exposure to silica dust, as overexposure can cause to silicosis – a potentially fatal condition. This article explains why silica dust exposure is dangerous, and explores the various options available for reducing silica dust exposure. Frequently referred to as quartz, Silica is a common mineral found in many materials common on construction sites, including soil, sand, concrete, masonry, rock, and granite…