Respiratory diseases affect the structures and organs that are involved in breathing. These include the nose, throat, larynx, trachea, bronchi, and lungs.
Bauxite BAUXITE MINERS Respiratory illnesses Respiratory illnesses can
be as common as a
simple cold or flu Common Uncommon Pneumonia and
malaria are very
to get from mining! These are some of the signs and symptoms of Bauxite Pneumoconiosis.
Chest pain, substernal/midline
Non-Pleuritic Chest Pain
Cellophane crackles/rales at bases sign
Chest tightness/breathing response
Dyspnea, chronic progressive
Shortness of breath/SOB More than 100 million tonnes of
bauxite are mined each year.
Bauxite is awful for your health.
Bauxite is mostly brought in to
the UK from countries around the
equator. Disadvantages The material is mainly extracted by open-cast mining, which has a variable and highly site-specific effect on the local environment. Bauxite Mining Bauxite mining can risk your health
such as breathing problems
relateted to respertory
issues. This could lead to athsma
and lung problems as the dirty,dusty
air effects the airways. Facts Here is a list of serious
respiratory illnesses! THE END FACTS! What is it
used for? It is used in:
and other aluminum products.
It is recycled so it can be used again and again! By Katie, Jade, Emma and Lauren! Bauxite can be transported by pipes or by using barges. TransportingBauxite Barge PipesSee the full transcript