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Risk Management Measures for MDI in factories produced rigid PU foam  - 055

Training programme - duration approx. 70 minutes

In this web-based training (self-learning programme) we teach the following topics:

Module 1 - Basic Training

  • What are diisocyanates?
  • Product labels and safety data sheets
  • Operating instructions
  • Hazards in handling diisocyanates
  • Chemistry of the diisocyanates
  • How you can be exposed
  • Smell is not a reliable indicator of danger
  • Sensitisation
  • Ventilation
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Hygiene
  • Risks and applications
  • Behaviour and safety
  • Emergency measures
  • Change management,
  • Disposal of packaging
  • Assessment of safety instructions
  • National regulations and codes

Module 2 - Risk management measures in plants for the production of PU rigid foams from MDI

  • Introduction
  • Risks related to the application process
  • Continuous production of PU rigid foams
  • Discontinuous production of PU rigid foams
  • Tanker unloading
  • Storage
  • Taking samples, replacing hoses or casting rakes
  • Technical problems, faulty batches
  • Maintenance and cleaning
  • Laboratory activities
  • Waste handling

This self-study programme concludes with a quiz. After you have viewed all modules in full and passed the quiz, you will receive a certificate to download as a PDF and print out.

Note: Please ensure you view all modules in full to access the quiz.


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