Market-Leading Welding Fume Extraction Products

New scientific evidence came to light from the International Agency for Research on Cancer that exposure to mild steel welding fume can cause lung cancer and possibly kidney cancer in humans. The Workplace Health Expert Committee and HSE endorsed the reclassification of welding fume as a human carcinogen. Whilst mild steel welding fume also features manganese can cause neurological effects similar to Parkinson’s disease. The HSE put this into effect with immediate effect and advised businesses to ensure exposure to any welding fume is adequately controlled using engineering controls, such as Local Exhaust Ventilation. Welding fume extraction should be provided for all indoor welding activities. 

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The Welding Fume Reclassification

Read more about HSE's welding fume reclassification: 'Change in enforcement expectation for mild steel welding fume' e-bulletin here.

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Industry processes we can add value to:

  • Welding fume
  • Brazing fume
  • Solder fume
  • General ventilation fume and heat
  • Industrial fume

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