Cooling lubricants – Fresh air in the workplace
Cooling lubricants are used in machining and forming production processes in around 200,000 metal processing plants. They are essential for processing metal. However, cooling lubricants can carry health risks for people working in the process if they are not handled with care. Their impact on the environment, especially in terms of safe disposal and danger to groundwater, must also be noted.
The spectrum ranges from statutory principles and definitions to extraction and fire and explosion protection, as well as measuring processes and disposal. The brochure's authors aim to present the content in a short, concise form. Those who want more detailed information on this complex topic will find a list of the relevant guidelines, laws and literature in Chapter 8.