HSE Free Leaflets

http://www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/
http://www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/chindex.htm
http://www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/agindex.htm AGRICULTURE - leaflets covering substances found in the agriculture industry including, for example controlling grain dusts on farms and grain dust in non-agricultural workplaces, pesticides, farmers lung.
http://www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/ceramdex.htm CERAMICS - leaflets covering asbestos, PPE and information sheets for the control of exposure to silica dust in small potteries.
http://www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/conindex.htm CONSTRUCTION - construction industry information sheets on cement, chemical cleaners, solvents and silica.
http://www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/engindex.htm ENGINEERING - an extensive range of information sheets and leaflets on chemicals in the engineering industry, including metal working fluids, using skin creams and skin protection.
http://www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/foodindx.htm FOOD AND DRINK - leaflets covering the food and drink industry as a whole (eg occupational dermatitis) and specific leaflets on priorities for particular food industries (ie bakery and flour confectionary).
http://www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/founindx.htm FOUNDRIES - leaflets on chlorine, formhaldehyde and furans.
http://www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/metaldex.htm METALS - leaflets on working with cadmium, cobalt and nickel.
http://www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/ohindex.htm OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH - leaflets include 'Preventing dermatitis at work and health surveillance programmes for employees exposed to metalworking fluids'.
http://www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/ppeindex.htm PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT - includes leaflets on selecting suitable PPE and protective gloves for working with chemicals.
http://www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/printidx.htm PRINTING - information about skin problems, advice on solvent safety and substitution and occupational asthma in the printing industry.
http://www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/rubindex.htm RUBBER - 'Safe to breathe: dust and fume control in the rubber industry'.
http://www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/texindex.htm TEXTILES - information on dyes and chemical, spotting solvents etc for the dry cleaning, textile and clothing industries.
http://www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/woodindx.htm WOODWORKING - some of the leaflets are on Local Exhaust Ventilation, occupational hygiene, CoSHH and the woodworking industries and health risks during furniture stripping using dichloromethane.