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On this page you find all information related to safety which is important for you to know and be aware about. Please always follow our safety instructions.
To be allowed to work in the mill area, you must have completed:
You can complete Stora Enso's general safety induction and Veitsiluoto Mills' local safety induction in the following address:
The general induction takes around an hour to complete. The local induction takes around 10 min and it must be completed in one go for it to be saved. The completed induction is valid for two years.
The department-specific safety briefing takes place at the mill.
Always when working at the mill:
Protective clothing according to the situation.
Basic work clothes in maintenance, service and installation work are a work jacket and/or long- sleeved work shirt and trousers, bib-and-brace overall combination outfit or coverall. The protective clothing must be worn so that the outfit covers both the upper and lower body, neck, arms and legs.
When using a personnel lifting device, fall protection must be worn and a safety rope must be attached in order to prevent falling.
Full face mask with ABEK-P3 filter for gases.
At least an FFP3 class mask is required at the effluent treatment plant.
A welding helmet for welding and ALWAYS a fresh air breathing apparatus in stainless steel welding.
Concentration meter in all confined spaces, also in other work if required.
NB! Special mandatory equipments:
• respirator at vaste water treatment area
• oxygen indicator working in tanks and other confined spaces
• at least one hydrogen sulfide indicator for each group working at
- vaste water treatment area
- woodchips terminal area
- pulp mill’s cooking, sorting and
- evaporating departments
• at least one chlorine dioxide indicator for each group working at pulp mill’s bleaching plant
Sufficient work site area restrictions must be in place when carrying out lifting work, personnel lifting device work and other work that requires restricting the area. Suppliers must be equipped with adequate marking and restricting equipment when coming to work.
In addition to minimum fire extinguishing equipment and protective equipment, persons carrying out hot work must be equipped with at least one 25-39 mm / 20 m fire hose with a 2" claw connector and a matching nozzle.
|Chemical||In-storage form||Hazard level||Purpose||First aid|
|Phosphoric acid||Liquid||Irritating, corrosive||Wastewater treatment||Rinse with plenty of water (15–30 min)|
|Oxygen||Liquid||Oxidizing, corrosive||Oxygen bleaching, wastewater treatment|
|Hypochlorite||Liquid||Toxic, hazardous to the environment||Water treatment|
|Chlorine dioxide||Liquid/gas||Toxic, hazardous to the environment||Used in a process||Difficulty breathing – use artifical respiration with 100 % oxygen. Rinse skin and eyes with water.|
|Black liquor||Liquid||Irritating||Is formed in a process, fuel||Skin: rinse with plenty of water 15 min at least|
|Caustic soda (lye)||Liquid||Very corrosive||Manufacturing of cooking chemicals||Breathing: move patient into fresh air. Rinse with plenty of water 30 min|
|Sulphur dioxide||Liquid/gas||Toxic||Formed in a process||Breathing: move patient into fresh air. Rinse with plenty of water 15 min|
|Sulphuric acid||Liquid||Very corrosive||pH adjustment, used in a process||Breathing: fresh air or oxygen. Skin and eyes: rinse with plenty of water 30 mi|
|Hydrogen sulphide||Gas||Toxic, irritating||Formed in a process||Difficulty breathing – use artifical respiration with 100 % oxygen. Rinse skin and eyes with plenty of water.|
|Green liquor||Liquid||Corrosive||Formed in a process||Skin: rinse with plenty of water at least 15 min|
|Hydrogen peroxice||Liquid||Oxidizing||Groundwood bleaching||Difficulty breathing – use artifical respiration. Rinse skin and eyes with plenty of water.|
|Hydrated lime||Powder||Burning in contact with water||Pulp production||Take of contaminated clothing, brush your skin clean, DO NOT USE WATER!|
When placing the call, state:
Answer any questions.
Do not end the call before you are told to do so.
Arrange for someone to show the way.