Process Name

Cleaning Furnaces or Flues

Description

Potential metal exposures include vanadium, arsenic, and thallium. [LaDou, p. 464, 478, 481] Magnesite-chrome firebricks are used in refractory furnaces. 64% of chromium emissions come from fuel combustion and steel production. [ATSDR Case Studies #4]

Category

Clean

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Agents

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