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Hazard controls: control of paint overspray in autobody repair shops.
Heitbrink WA; Flesch JP
Appl Occup Environ Hyg 2001 Aug; 16(8):780
Description of Hazard - Hazardous components of paint over spray include metals such as lead and chromium, polyisocyanates, and liquid organic solvents. Autobody workers may develop nervous disorders, skin and eye irritation, respiratory sensitization, asthma, and reduced lung function form exposure to paint.
Paints; Paint-spraying; Metals; Organic-solvents; Exposure-levels; Lung-function; Isocyanates; Bronchial-asthma; Automobile-repair-shops
Issue of Publication
Applied Occupational and Environmental Hygiene
Page last reviewed: September 2, 2020
Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division