While the latest engine technology offers impressive reductions in emissions such as C02, site managers and workers should be aware this is only part of the story. Even the latest vehicle exhaust fumes still contain over 40 different substances classified as hazardous pollutants, 15 of which are carcinogenic (cancer-
These pollutants are seen as contributors to the increasing numbers of cases of respiratory disease in the UK each year. What has happened is that, due to increasing efficiencies in fuel burning and exhaust recirculation, all these nasty particles in the emissions have got smaller (in fact 15-
making them almost impossible to see.
But these improvements in engine efficiencies are carrying their tolls; research is now showing
The good news is that well-
The alternative is to pass the exhaust fumes through a suitable filter. Depending on the size, some exhaust filters may be connected directly to the exhaust tailpipe, others connected by a flexible pipe.
The benefit of the portable exhaust filters is that they can be fixed to any piece of engine-
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