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Series: ASM Desk Editions
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 1998
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.mhde2.a0003212
EISBN: 978-1-62708-199-3
... Abstract This article is a general introduction to surface engineering of engineering components, providing an overview of the applications of surface treatments and the environmental protection regulations directly or indirectly related to surface engineering processes. engineering...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13C
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13c.a0004125
EISBN: 978-1-62708-184-9
... in the protective coatings technology. electrodeposition coatings naval aircrafts powder coatings primer protective coatings non-chromated sealants topcoat waterborne technology surface pre-treatment advanced-performance topcoat self-priming topcoat specialty coatings environmental regulations...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1994
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05.a0001321
EISBN: 978-1-62708-170-2
..., the Superfund Amendments and Reauthorization Act, and the Clean Water Act. Clean Air Act Clean Water Act Resources Conservation and Recovery Act Superfund Amendments and Reauthorization Act surface finishers U.S. environmental statutes and regulations ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION REGULATIONS...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13a.a0003691
EISBN: 978-1-62708-182-5
... of the Environmental Protection Agency and the Occupational Safety and Health Administration as well as the corresponding Code of Federal Regulation numbers. coating lining material surface preparation THE TOTAL NATIONAL YEARLY COST of metallic corrosion in the United States was estimated at $275 billion...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1994
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05.a0001240
EISBN: 978-1-62708-170-2
... as recommended by the federal Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) regulations. This article explains the selection considerations of such fluids, as well as the applications and environmental issues related to the grinding processes. finishing finishing...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05b.a0006030
EISBN: 978-1-62708-172-6
... to control worker exposure, government workplace safety regulations, and nonmandatory industry consensus safety and health standards. Because of the unique contents of any paint being removed or applied, each industrial painting project should be evaluated on an individual basis. Protecting workers from...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 24A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 June 2023
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v24A.a0006960
EISBN: 978-1-62708-439-0
...) but worth protecting and setting as a condition to operate. Additive manufacturing (AM) shares many elements of risks that are documented and regulated by several authorities, such as those specialized in occupational health and safety and the various fire codes applicable to industries. Therefore...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1994
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05.a0001322
EISBN: 978-1-62708-170-2
... Abstract Environmental and worker health regulations have increased the costs associated with cadmium coating application and cadmium-beating waste disposal, thus creating economic incentives for industrial users to seek cadmium plating replacements. This article presents a cadmium replacement...
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By Barry Law
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05b.a0006060
EISBN: 978-1-62708-172-6
... that were harmful to the environment and consumers. It was quickly followed by the creation of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), proposed by President Nixon and beginning operation on December 2, 1970, by an executive order later ratified by both houses of Congress. Nationally...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 20
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v20.a0002438
EISBN: 978-1-62708-194-8
... available to the public. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) certainly has many regulations about environmental performance as do state Departments of Natural Resources. These “command-and-control” guidelines are briefly discussed elsewhere in this article; however, the U.S. EPA also offers...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13C
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13c.a0004113
EISBN: 978-1-62708-184-9
... is required. The coating should be easy to repair. The coating should be environmentally friendly, nontoxic, inert, and easily disposed of. Coatings are important factors in CP engineering. If the structure is coated, it is necessary to protect only the exposed metal at holidays, greatly reducing...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2005
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13b.a0003804
EISBN: 978-1-62708-183-2
... be taken to shield these ferrous metals from moisture, protect them from corrosion in other ways, or make an allowance in the design for the eventual corrosion. Industry Overview Ferrous metals, by definition, are metals that contain primarily iron and may have small amounts of other elements added...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05b.a0006039
EISBN: 978-1-62708-172-6
... distillate solvents. After application, the solvent evaporates, and the asphaltic material deposits onto the substrate. However, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has regulated the use of asphalt cutbacks as follows ( Ref 4 ): Asphalt Emulsions Asphalt can be mixed with water to turn...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05b.a0006025
EISBN: 978-1-62708-172-6
...; airless spray; air-assisted airless spray; plural-component spray; and electrostatic spray. Factors to be considered when deciding on an application method include the size and configuration of the surfaces to be coated, the type of coating being applied, environmental regulations/restrictions...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1994
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05.a0001275
EISBN: 978-1-62708-170-2
.... In the United States, regulations regarding hazardous waste disposal and monitoring proliferated from the mid-1970s through the 1980s. Congress passed several laws empowering the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to set regulations for the control of hazardous waste (see Ref 22 for a review up to 1991...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1994
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05.a0001325
EISBN: 978-1-62708-170-2
... maskants compliant organic coatings electrodeposition exempt-solvent-based coatings high-solids coatings material characteristics powder coating primers topcoats waterborne coatings THE FEDERAL CLEAN AIR ACT requires the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to establish a set of health...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05b.a0006037
EISBN: 978-1-62708-172-6
... of Transportation regulations (labeling and shipping of products and chemicals), and the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) regulations (hazard warnings, worker protection, material safety data sheets), and soon the Global Harmonization System ( Ref 63 ). Around the developed world, sources...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13a.a0003672
EISBN: 978-1-62708-182-5
... environment. In addition, many inhibitors, most notably, chromates, are toxic, and environmental regulations limit the use of these agents. Some inhibitor types include anodic, cathodic, organic, precipitation, and vapor-phase inhibitors. An understanding of the means of corrosion and corrosion protection...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05b.a0006071
EISBN: 978-1-62708-172-6
...-use drying processes, introduced a significant environmental concern. While the paint industry has been working to reduce the VOCs associated with coatings since the 1940s, both the federal U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and numerous state environmental agencies began regulating VOCs...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2013
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05a.a0005717
EISBN: 978-1-62708-171-9
... and volumes of air become significant parameters in part cooling. Dry dust collection is usually necessary, and is recommended, to meet U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), state, and local regulations. Common cartridge or bag-type filters are effective in capturing overspray particulates and fumes...