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Health Risks Associated With Workers in Cement Factories

Health Risks Associated With Workers in Cement Factories Syed Sana* Dr G A Bhat* and Henah Mehraj Balkhi** * Terresterial Ecology laboratory Department of Environmental Science University of Kashmir Srinagar- JK India ** Center of Research for Development and Department of Environmental Science University of Kashmir Srinagar- JK India

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EFFECTS OF ENVIRONMENTAL AUDIT AND ECONOMIC

EFFECTS OF ENVIRONMENTAL AUDIT AND ECONOMIC SUSTAINABILITY ON PROFIT MEASURES OF QUOTED CEMENT COMPANIES IN NIGERIA Bassey Eyo Bassey1 Ejabu Fidelis Enya2 Atu Otuba Akung3 University of Calabar Calabar-Nigeria ABSTRACT The study aims to examine the effects of environmental audit and economic

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Impacts of Cement Industry on Environment

Cement Industry Environment Report Cement Industr y Federation Council of the European Union 1996 Council Thereby consequent harmful effects on environment such as global warming ozone smog and acid rain may result from the gases emanating from fossil fuel combustion

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Environmental implications of Geopolymers

29-6-20152 Environmental implications of geopolymer cements/concretes environmental benefits and impact (LCA) There is often confusion between the meaning of the two terms cement and concrete A cement is a binder whereas concrete is the composite material resulting from the addition of cement to stone aggregates

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Properties of Cement

Properties of Cement- Physical Chemical Cement a popular binding material is a very important civil engineering material This article concerns the physical and chemical properties of cement as well as the methods to test cement properties Physical Properties of Cement

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Investigation of General Effects of Cement Dust to Clear

The general health problems that may arise from prolonged exposure to cement dust were investigated using black rats (Rattus rattus L ) living around a Portland Cement Company in Sagamu Ogun State Nigeria 24 black rats comprising of 12 rats from the cement factory and 12 rats from an environment free from cement dust were used for the study

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Re Inquiry into the Environmental Effects Statement

Environment Natural Resources Committee Parliament House Spring Street East Melbourne VIC 3002 Dear Ms Williams Re Inquiry into the Environmental Effects Statement Process in Victoria Thank you for providing the opportunity for Cement Concrete and Aggregates Australia (CCAA) to provide comment on the above topic

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Potential Environmental Impacts of Quarrying Stone in

Potential Environmental Impacts of Quarrying Stone in Karst— A Literature Review By William H Langer Open-File Report OF–01–0484 2001 This report is preliminary and has not been reviewed for conformity with U S Geological Survey (USGS) editorial standards

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Methods to Reduce Environmental Impact of Concrete

7-3-2017Cement Conservation to Reduce Environmental Impact of Concrete The conservation of cement is the first and most important step in decreasing both energy utilization and greenhouse gas emission Resource productivity consideration stipulates the deduction of the utilization of Portland cement while meeting the future demands for more concrete

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The Impact of Cement Kilns on the Environment

studies of incinerators to cement kilns there are not in fact very many studies directly related to cement kilns For the purposes of the report however only information which was unambiguously related to cement kilns was used RESEARCH RESULTS The manufacturing of cement creates a number of environmental problems

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Environmental Hazards of Limestone Mining

Limestone composed mostly of calcium carbonate is used primarily to produce Portland cement for the building industry Other products that use limestone include breakfast cereal paint calcium supplements antacid tablets paper and white roofing materials Limestone is a karst-forming rock which produce

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Effect of Duration of Exposure to Cement Dust on

16-1-2013This study aimed to determine the effect of long term exposure to cement dust on lung function in non-smoking cement mill workers This is a cross-sectional study of respiratory functions Spirometry was performed in 100 apparently healthy volunteers 50 non-smoking cement

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Environment and the cement industry

In 1994 Egyptian Environmental Protection Law Number 4 and its executive regulations were issued with the aim of protecting the Egyptian environment and limits for emissions from cement plants where defined which was afterwards followed by an amendment in 2009 by Law 9

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Effects of construction dust on humans and environment

Question - The Construction dust causes asthma and other disease among 17-30% of the workers Explain the effects of construction dust on human health and environment Construction dust is a term given to the dust particles which are found on a construction site It is a mix of soil and materials like the cement silica metal dust and asbestos

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Cement industry urged to reduce 'invisible' global

9-4-2018Cement production according to the CDP accounts for 6% of global carbon emissions making it the second biggest source of carbon emissions from global industry after steel Its wider effects are even more problematic as the built environment accounts for more than a third of the world's carbon emissions

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What's the environmental impact of glass (mostly

The major environmental impact of glass production is caused by atmospheric emissions from melting activities The combustion of natural gas/fuel oil and the decomposition of raw materials during the melting lead to the emission of CO2 This is th

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Preventing Skin Problems from Working with Portland

27-6-2002Portland cement is a generic term used to describe a variety of building materials valued for their strong adhesive properties when mixed with water Employees who work with portland cement are at risk of developing skin problems ranging from mild and brief to severe and chronic Wet portland

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Causes and Effects of Particulate Matter (Particle

Effects of Particulate Matter Climate Effects Volcanic eruptions – These have been linked with changes in the earth's climate For example in the 1600s a volcanic eruption in Peru (Huaynaputina) is believed to have caused a devastating famine in Russia which resulted in nearly 2 million deaths

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A Comparison of Six Environmental Impacts of Portland

to the environmental impact of portland cement concrete and asphalt cement concrete pavements These areas include (1) the effects of the pavement color on the microclimate (2) artificial lighting requirements of the pavements at night (3) the effect of pavements on vehicle fuel consumption (4) inclusion of waste and

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Portland cement

Portland cement had been imported into the United States from Germany and England and in the 1870s and 1880s it was being produced by Eagle Portland cement near Kalamazoo Michigan In 1875 the first Portland cement was produced in the Coplay Cement Company Kilns under the direction of David O Saylor in Coplay Pennsylvania

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Exploring the effects of moisture and drying on cement

"Cement hydrates are small on the nanoscale scale " says Tingtao Zhou a PhD student in the Department of Physics and the lead author of the paper "These are the building blocks of cement " During cement hydration the cement hydrate's nanograins aggregate with each other forming a network that glues all constituents together

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ENVIRONMENTAL POLLUTION FROM BRICK MAKING

3-10-2011ENVIRONMENTAL POLLUTION FROM BRICK MAKING OPERATIONS AND THEIR EFFECT ON WORKERS By Team Orion Deepasree M Vijay Poornima A Menon Fathima Shahanas IMK Senate House Campus Emission of huge quantity of toxic elements from brick kilns is causing serious health hazards The brick kilns emit toxic fumes containing suspended particulate

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Environmental Impact And Health Effects Of Cement

Since the topic is related to environmental changes due to factory in the area of khrew this book presents basic concepts of environmental impacts on health agriculture and socio-economic conditions of Cement Factory The study involved collection of both primary and secondary data

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Cement Industry News tagged under Environmental

17-10-2019Irish Cement has been granted a licence by the Environmental Protection Agency to burn tyres and other solid wastes as fuel at its Mungret facility Limerick Republic of Ireland The company will use the EUR10m project to move away from fossil fuel use at the plant

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A Review On Environmental and Health Impacts Of Cement

A Review On Environmental and Health Impacts Of Cement Manufacturing Emissions Shraddha Mishra Dr Nehal Anwar Siddiqui Health Safety Environment University of Petroleum Energy Studies Dehradun Uttarakhand India Abstract Climate change is considered as major

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Effect of Exposure to Cement Dust on Pulmonary Function

Similarly to our findings Merenu et al 2007 [6] investigated the effect of cement dust exposure on 56 cement factory workers with a mean of 10 years exposure to cement dust on lung function They found that the vital capacity and forced expiratory volume in one second were significantly lower in cement factory workers than in control subjects

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