The practice day 2 “Mineral dust in the construction industry” on May 16, 2011 in the Haus der Technik, food offered by Exchange of experience with technical exhibition of practice-oriented solutions. The technical rules for dangerous substances (TRGS) 559 “Mineral dust” is 2010 in force and concretized the provisions of the hazardous substances Ordinance (GefStoffV). Health hazards from dust to prevent reduction of dust exposure represents a major challenge for the health and safety for the construction industry. So far, the subject “Dust emissions” in the selection of work equipment and products played hardly any role. That needs to change with the new rules of TRGS 559. The overview of practical and proven solutions is often missing companies. Several low-dust process, processing systems and products available are however already on the market. Headed by Mr.
Dipl.-geogr. Norbert Kluger, trade association of the building industry, prevention – GISBAU informs the meeting about the current legal situation and presents practical Solutions to reduce dust loads on the building. “Speakers of BG construction of the RP Kassel and representatives of companies present solutions in lectures Knauf PFT, Electrostar, Hammond, Hilti development company, Wirtgen, TechnoAlpin and Auer, a technical exhibition provides solutions and products to be touched”.