Spray Painting

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Dec 01, 2016
Safety in isocyanate paint spraying


This leaflet is mainly aimed at owners, managers and supervisors of vehicle bodyshops to outline the risks and precautions to take when using isocyanate paints in motor vehicle repair.

Source: HSE

Apr 01, 2014
Paint Healthy Collision Repair


PaintHealthy CollisionRepair is a collaborative research project to reduce harmful chemical exposures in automotive spray painters.

Source: Paint Healthy Collision Repair

Dec 01, 2006
A Guide to Preventing Asthma and Death When Applying Spray-on Truck-bed Liners


Applying spray-on truck-bed liners can expose workers to high levels of diisocyanates. Diisocyanates are a group of very reactive compounds used to make urethane, polyurethane and polyurea coatings. This exposures can cause health symptoms and effects.

Source: WA Department L&I