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dc.contributor.authorQuraishi, Yasmeen F-
dc.contributor.authorPandey, G S-
dc.identifier.issn0975-0991 (Online); 0971-457X (Print)-
dc.description.abstractA sample of suspended particulate matter in the indoor air of a steel welding workshop located in an industrial area of Raipur was collected and analyzed for toxic metals (Cu, Co, Cr, Cd, Fe, Pb, Mn, Ni, Zn and Hg). A sample of the welding electrodes was also analyzed. The occurrences of the heavy metals in the suspended particulate matter were found in the order: Fe> Mn> Cr> Zn> Ni> Pb> Cu> Co> Hg> Cd. The same order was found in the electrode material, which suggested the transfer of toxic metals from the welding electrodes to the particulate matter generated in the workplace during the arc welding process.en_US
dc.publisherNISCAIR-CSIR, Indiaen_US
dc.rights CC Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 2.5 Indiaen_US
dc.sourceIJCT Vol.02(6) [November 1995]en_US
dc.titleA study on the occurrence of heavy metals in the suspended particulate matter in an arc welding workshopen_US
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