Silica Dust is Hazardous to your Health
Silica dust is a major concern in the construction industry. There is risk of inhaling silica dust when the following activities are performed: Concrete grinding, Drilling, Stabbing, Demolition, Transporting and mixing cement, Brick or stone cutting, paving or surfacing. Inhaling silica dust can lead to silicosis which is a lung disease that can cause premature death.
How Using Hepa Air Scrubbers Can Help Control Silica Dust
There are several ways available to control silica dust including on-tool extraction, respiratory protection, water suppression and isolation. However, sometimes the above methods may not be enough to contain the dust.