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RR786 – Bioaerosol emissions from waste composting and the potential for workers’ exposure

Workers mechanically handling compost on site may be at risk of considerable exposure to bioaerosols depending on their work task, their proximity to the bioaerosol source and the control measures put in place. Bioaerosols were sampled at sites representative of commercial scale waste composting in the UK.

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