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WorkSafe Magazine - September/October 2017

Ask an officer: Reducing the risk of combustible dust

This month, WorkSafeBC occupational hygiene officer Steve Tye answers questions about the often overlooked hazard of combustible dust. Industry sectors that typically generate combustible dust — such as bakeries, metal foundries, and sawmill operations — need to recognize and control these risks, in order to prevent devastating workplace incidents.

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