dust extraction

HSE report questions effectiveness of tool manufacturers' dust extraction systems

An independent report by the Health & Safety Executive (HSE) has called into question the effectiveness of tool manufacturers’ dust extraction systems. The report, entitled Assessment of dust extraction system solutions on hand-held electric diamond cutters to BS EN 50632, examines exposure levels to respirable crystalline silica (RCS) on three different systems composing of tool, […]

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New survey shows awareness of benefits of dust extraction

According to the latest survey of UK tradespeople conducted by Festool 49% of respondents believe the main benefit of using dust extraction is healthy lungs. To highlight World COPD Day, which takes place on November 15, Festool commissioned the survey to find out how people in the trade felt about the benefits of dust extraction. […]

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