Beryllium Workplace List

Companies that expose their workers to beryllium are not limited to atomic and nuclear industries. Space, aeronautics, computers and electronics industries also risk their workers to developing an acute and chronic lung disease called berylliosis. Primary exposure A small dose of beryllium can be found in beryllium compounds and alloys in workplaces involving grinders, hot … Read more

Beryllium-Related Diseases

Beryllium-related disease are caused by dust or fumes inhaled by any individual exposed to beryllium. Beryllium was being mined and used in electronic and chemical industries. Manufacture of fluorescent light bulbs used beryllium before. Nowadays, beryllium is more commonly utilized in the aerospace and beryllium-aluminum casting industries. So those working in these industries are more … Read more