Professional painting is performed by applying one or more coatings on a item. One of the most common industrial process with several varnish products is the protection of ferrous supports with anti-corrosive coatings before and finishing materials after. Also cleaning and washing items with solvent-based chemicals can produce a significant amount of VOC fumes.
Risks of painting
Volatile organic compounds (VOCs) are present in many paints and solvents. When not properly filtered, varinsh and chemicals can be inhaled by the operators and easily absorbed by their lungs. Health effects can be immediate and very serious: impaired judgement, lack of coordination, headache and blurred vision.
Protect yourself with proper ventilation
Fumes are captured before they can reach the breathing ducts of operator, so to be filtered with an activated carbon system in compliance with the regulations.
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