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Title: Ceramics

URL: http://web.princeton.edu/sites/ehs/artsafety/sec12.htm

Abstract: Ceramic art and pottery has a wide variety of hazards. The specific hazards and precautions can be divided into four areas: workking with clay, glazing and coloring, firing in a kil, and potential leaching of finished ware. This resources discusses clay, glazes, kilns, special processes and leaching of finished ceramic ware particularly lead leaching but including cadmium and other metals.

Source: Princeton University

Resource Type: Article/Report - Fact sheet

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