Workplace and environmental samples
The laboratory of the National Institute for Silicosis can analyze these substances:
- Silica and dust: Respirable fraction of the dust and respirable crystalline silica.
- Elemental and organic carbon: The lab can determine both substances related to diesel exhaust fumes.
- Metals: Analysis of metals in workplace and environmental samples.
- Organic chemicals: Analysis of PAHs, VOCs and formaldehyde.