ways to minimise dusts impact from cement factory

Ventilation impairment of residents around a cement plant

The surveyed cement plant is located in a rural area near a big city and about 13 000 residents live in this area The epidemiological survey target population is about 900 over 40-year-olds living near the cement plant The residents who lived within the 1 km radius of the cement plant were designated as the more exposed group MEG...

Sustainable Waste Management A Case Study of Cement

plant economically and environmentally and improve sustainability of plant The use of alternative fuels will help in reducing energy costs and providing a competitive edge for a cement plant Furthermore this will reduce the burden of waste disposal considerably So it also supports to fulfilling Sustainable Waste Management issu...

Concrete Dust Removal Hunker

Reduce the amount of dust created during any concrete project by using machinery specifically designed to remove the dust as it is created and collect the dust for disposal afterward Two methods control the dust as it is created dry and wet...

THE NEED FOR EFFECTIVE RISK MITIGATION IN CEMENT

Cement is the most widely used binder for mortar and concrete used in civil constructions throughout the world An estimate reveals that there are more than 2 000 cement production plants in operation across the globe in more than 160 countries this is in addition to...

ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACTS OF CEMENT PRODUCTION

For cement a cradle to grave assessment is especially difficult because cement has so many end uses and each use has a unique often complex life-cycle 6 Therefore inventory analyses and complete LCAs can be quite complicated 1 This paper presents the review of the main environmental impacts related to the cement production...

Modern Processing Techniques to minimize cost in

Modern Processing Techniques to minimize cost in Cement Industry VK Batra PK Mittal Kamal Kumar P N Chhangani 70 of the total electrical ene rgy used in a cement plant is utilised for the grinding of raw materials coal and clinker Plant operational approach is another way of cost reduction The objective is to...

The Contribution of the GIS and the Principal Component

ntent in cement dusts is due to removal of sulphur by alkaline materials 16 To assessing the impact of dusts emitted by the factory on the characteristics of dered useful to follow the spatial variation of pH and conductivity of soils as well as their content in chlorides particularly CaO and SO 3 using geographical information...

3 Ways to Contain Dust During Demolition and Remodeling

May 12 2020 0183 32 This way you can zip the door open and closed as you come and go preventing dust from entering the rest of the house X Research source You should also place sticky mats by the doorway so the dust on your shoes can be contained on the mats and does not get in the rest of the house...

Methods to Reduce Environmental Impact of Concrete

Cement Conservation to Reduce Environmental Impact of Concrete The conservation of cement is the first and most important step in decreasing both energy utilization and greenhouse gas emission Resource productivity consideration stipulates the deduction of the utilization of Portland cement while meeting the future demands for more concrete...

Life cycle assessment of the production of cement A

Nov 20 2016 0183 32 Cement is a common building material widely used as a component in mortar grout and concrete which is considered the most consumed material worldwide Gursel et al 2014 The evolution of cement production is linked to the economic activity and to the levels of industrialization and infrastructure development...

Environmental impact of concrete

The environmental impact of concrete its manufacture and applications are complexSome effects are harmful others welcome Many depend on circumstanc A major component of concrete is cement which has its own environmental and social impacts and contributes largely to those of concrete The cement industry is one of the main producers of carbon dioxide a potent greenhouse gas...

Heavy Metals Profile and Variations of Soil Properties in

The main objective of this research work is to assess the impact of dusts particles emitted from cement industry on the physico-chemical properties and elemental compositions of the soils around cement factory in vicinity of cement factory in Obajana in Kogi state of Nigeria 2 MATERIAL AND METHOD 21 Soil Sampling...

Dangers of Dust in the Workplace and How To Handle It

Dangers of Dust in the Workplace and How To Handle It Guest post Introduction Dust is a very dangerous occupational health hazard to millions of workers out there There are so many sources of dust and almost any manufacturing company produces dust of some form Some of the most serious respiratory diseases as well as skin conditions contracted from the workplace can be attributed to...

A trail of broken promises The story of Dangote Cement

Mar 13 2017 0183 32 In the Environmental Impacts Assessment EIA report brought before operations commenced Dangote had promised that this cement factory is a modern technology where hazardous contents would be...

Reducing Environmental Impacts of Cement and Concrete

Aug 30 2010 0183 32 Yet producing the portland cement that binds concrete together is energy intensive and emits enormous amounts of carbon dioxide CO 2 as well as numerous other pollutants Fly ash can replace a percentage of portland cement in concrete thus reducing the impacts of concrete while using a material that would otherwise be landfilled...

Worker Safety Series

Rinse eyes with water if they come into contact with cement dust and consult a physician Use soap and water to wash off dust to avoid skin damage Wear a P- N- or R-95 respirator to minimize inhalation of cement dust Eat and drink only in dust-free areas to avoid ingesting cement dust...

Health hazards of cement dust Request PDF

Cement dust contains heavy metals like chromium nickel cobalt lead and mercury pollutants which are hazardous to the biotic environment with negative impact on vegetation human health animal...

Emissions from the Cement Industry

May 09 2012 0183 32 Concrete is used globally to build buildings bridges roads runways sidewalks and dams Cement is indispensable for construction activity so it is tightly linked to the global economy Its production is growing by 25 percent annually and is expected to rise from 255 billion tons in 2006 to 37-44 billion tons by 2050 Manufacture of Cement...

The positive impacts of a responsible cement industry

Jul 04 2011 0183 32 A cement plant can be a powerful factor in economic and social development provided it integrates these objectives right from the design stage and that its owners are aware of their social responsibility The cement industry is a long-term industry since an extremely high amount of capital is invested in the production equipment...

8 Easy Ways to Eliminate Dust In Your Home Fox News

Sep 11 2012 0183 32 3 Remove clutter from floors Don t ignore piles of clothing toys magazines books or anything else on the floor Cleaning around them won t take care of the dust...

How to Reduce Air Pollution from Industries

Apr 30 2016 0183 32 Ways to Reduce Air Pollution from Factories We can reduce air pollution by conserving energy by turning off lights computers air conditioners and other appliances when not in use Encourage your employees to use public transport or you can arrange a...

Environmental and Social Impacts of Cement Industries

Feb 26 2016 0183 32 Equipment to reduce dust emissions during quarrying and manufacture of cement is used by several cement producing compani Equipment to trap and separate exhaust gases are also increasingly used...

Air Pollution Control in the Cement Industry

AIR POLLUTION CONTROL IN THE CEMENT INDUSTRY by Russell E Hailstone Technical Director General Portland Cement Company Dallas Texas Portland cement manufacturing plants - both old and new - located in congested and sparsely populated areas of the country have for many years installed the most modern and efficient emission control...

Common hazardous substance hazards

dust powder or paste - such as wood cement metal flour grain rubber or stone dust The video below can be used and shared with your employees to help raise awareness and encourage discussion on the hazardous substanc...

Environmental Risk Assessment Health Hazards and Aspect

IMPACTS FROM CEMENT DUST The dirt emitted from cement plant would be categorized as nuisance dust or inert dirt can also be described as dirt that includes lower than 1 quartz Cement filth involves heavy metals such as lead cobalt nickel and chromium pollution noxious to the Mother Nature 3 with...

What to do with concrete waste at any type of concrete

Here we discuss ways some concrete producers can cut waste eliminate stockpiles and reduce their need for dealing with waste concrete We hear it all the time from folks in the concrete industry I ve got a big pile of waste concrete and nothing to do with it...

IMPACT OF CEMENT INDUSTRIES DUST ON SELECTIVE

The impact of the cement dust on soil properties same way as they respond to drought and other impact of the dusts given out by a cement factory on the biochemical and physical...

THE EFFECTS OF DUST ON VEGETATION

on soil or directly on the plant surface may be more important than any physical effects Thus before describing effects of dusts themselves it is necessary to consider how these characters vary Dusts are of a wide variety of sizes Fennelly 1975 Darley 1966 found that cement kiln dust was almost...

A Review On Environmental and Health Impacts Of Cement

cement industry and associated emissions and health impacts Keywords Cement manufacturing emissions SO 2 NO x PMs CO 2 environmental impact health impacts sustainability 1 Introduction It is impossible to envisage a modern life without cement Cement is...

How to Control Dust at a Construction Site

Nov 24 2019 0183 32 When applied this technique can reduce wind erosion by up to 80 Hydro-seeding is one of the dust control methods preferred by construction projects However one important thing depending on where this is located seeds can be attractive to birds and wildlife and you could end up losing about 50 of your seeds due to the birds...