New & improved 2022 practical guide to welding fume control

welding fume control

After the positive response to the Practical Guide to Welding Fume Control in 2021, AWS has now launched a revised and improved version in 2022 to give workplaces even clearer and more practical advice to keep welding fume exposure to an acceptable level.

Notable additions in this new and improved version of the Practical Guide to Welding Fume Control includes a look into the most common chemicals workers may be exposed to when welding, the source of these chemicals in the welding fume, the respective health effects, and the current WEL released by Safe Work Australia.

AWS also delve deeper into the advantages and disadvantages of the different forms of LEV, including Fixed LEV, Portable LEV, and On-Gun Fume Extraction.

The original 16-page document is now 20 pages.

Download the 2022 Practical Guide to Welding Fume Control for free here.