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ASM Handbook

Protective Organic Coatings

Edited by
Kenneth B. Tator
Kenneth B. Tator
KTA-Tator, Inc.
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ASM International
Volume
5B
ISBN electronic:
978-1-62708-172-6
Publication date:
2015
Book Chapter

Worker Health and Environmental Hazards Associated with Coating Application and Removal

By
Dan O'Malley
Dan O'Malley
KTA-Tator, Inc.
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Stanford T. Liang
Stanford T. Liang
AM Health and Safety
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Published:
2015
Page range:
277 - 290
Publication history
December 26, 2014

Abstract

This article discusses the occupational health hazards related to industrial protective coating application and removal. It explains the health hazards associated with coating constituents such as lead, cadmium, chromium, arsenic, silica, and asbestos. The article also discusses hazard evaluation, hazard controls, Occupational Safety and Health Administration standards, and industry consensus standards. It concludes with a description of containment systems to prevent environmental exposures from industrial paint removal projects.

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Dan O'Malley, Stanford T. Liang, 2015. "Worker Health and Environmental Hazards Associated with Coating Application and Removal", Protective Organic Coatings, Kenneth B. Tator

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