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Challenges and solutions: Solvent technology for present and future air quality regulations [PDF]
Abstract: Solvent regulations and new technologies to reduce or use safer solvents in paint and coating formulations.
Source: Eastman Chemical Company
URL: http://www.eastman.com/Literature_Center/M/M310.pdf

Challenges and solutions: Solvent technology for present and future air quality regulations [PDF]
Abstract: Solvent regulations and new technologies to reduce or use safer solvents in paint and coating formulations.
Source: Eastman Chemical Company
URL: http://www.eastman.com/Literature_Center/M/M310.pdf

Globally Harmonized System (GHS) of Classification and Labeling of Chemicals
Abstract: Worldwide initiative to promote standard criteria for classifying chemicals according to their health, physical and environmental hazards.
Source: Environmental Protection Agency
URL: http://www.epa.gov/oppfead1/international/globalharmon.htm

Health Hazards of Solvents Exposure among Workers in Paint Industry
Abstract: Study shows health impacts from occupational exposure to solvents.
Source: Department of Community Occupational and Environmental Medicine, 2013, Zagazig University Egypt
URL: http://www.scirp.org/journal/PaperInformation.aspx?paperID=4
0741

Improving Air Quality in Your Community: Outdoor Air -- Industry, Business, and Home: Paint and Coating Manufacturing
Abstract: Tips for reducing impacts of paint manufacturing.
Source: Environmental Protection Agency
URL: http://www.epa.gov/oaqps001/community/details/paint_manuf.ht
ml

Master Painter's Institute - Green Performance [PDF]
Abstract: The performance standards provide a "fit" with U.S.LEED 2.1 and 2.2, LEED Canada NC 1.0, OTC, and CARB. Also offers a centralized database of products deemed to meet requirements, banned chemical lists, max allowable VOC limits (for present and future).
Source: Master's Painter's Institute
URL: http://www.paintinfo.com/GPS/GPS-01-08%20_July%202008%20revi
sion_%20and%20GPS-2-08.pdf

Paint and Coatings Manufacturing Sector: Pollution Prevention Assessment and Guidance [PDF]
Abstract: Report contains an overview of a technical assistance project and covers project goals, recommendations and resources resulting from site visits, and future P2 opportunities for this sector
Source: Washington State Department of Ecology
URL: http://www.ecy.wa.gov/pubs/98410.pdf

Paint and Coatings Manufacturing Sector: A Pollution Prevention Assessment and Guidance [PDF]
Abstract: P2 Guidance for paint manufacturing.
Source: Washington State Department of Ecology
URL: https://fortress.wa.gov/ecy/publications/publications/98410.
pdf

Paint Manufacturers Can Save Money on Environmental Compliance Costs [PDF]
Abstract: Summarizes waste management costs for paint manufacturers, offers ways to reduce wastes and costs, and presents case studies on solvent reduction and portable mixing tanks. (Actual document not online).
Source: California Environmental Protection Agency
URL: http://infohouse.p2ric.org/ref/34/33214.pdf

Safe Alternatives for the Chemical, Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology Industries: Paint Manufacturing [PDF]
Abstract: Case study showed significant savings osts by cleaning the paint tank immediately after use, before paint has cured. Cleaning with plain water or a pressure washer are significantly cheaper and less hazardous options.
Source: Katy Wolf, Institute for Research and Technical Assistance
URL: http://www.irta.us/reports/DTSCpharmpainttankdoc.pdf

Waste Minimization Study in a Solvent-Based Paint Manufacturing Plant
Abstract: (Abstract available at this link, subscription required for full article). Report on waste minimization assessment and implementations at a paint production facility. Durson, Sengul, et al.
Source: Resources Conservation & Recycling
URL: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0921344905
00176X

Waste Minimization Study in a Solvent-Based Paint Manufacturing Plant
Abstract: (Abstract available at this link, subscription required for full article). Report on waste minimization assessment and implementations at a paint production facility. Durson, Sengul, et al.
Source: Resources Conservation & Recycling
URL: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0921344905
00176X

Waterborne Coatings Market Worth $77,838 Million by 2019
Abstract: Market for paint and coating products
Source: Coatings World
URL: http://www.coatingsworld.com/issues/0914/view_market-researc
h/waterborne-coatings-market-worth-77-838-71-million/#st
hash.9ay0qleK.dpuf

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Source: ---- American Coatings Association
URL: https://www.paint.org/about-our-industry/environmental-footp
rint.html?tmpl=component&print=1


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Cleaner Production - Waste Water Elimination - Parr Paints
Abstract: Case study/benefits on optimizing cleaning processes with an off the shelf high pressure wash unit and reusing wash water
Source: Environment Australia
URL: http://www.environment.gov.au/archive/settlements/industry/c
orporate/eecp/case-studies/parr.html

Dip Coating at OKAY Industries
Abstract: Case study on working with a new supplier to reformulate from a solvent-based spray coating to water-based dip coating which generated <2 pounds VOC per gallon and met mil-specs
Source: Connecticut Department of Environmental Protection
URL: http://www.ct.gov/deep/cwp/view.asp?a=2708&q=324050&depNav_G
ID=1763

Lean and Environment Case Study: Columbia Paint (Spokane, Washington) [PDF]
Abstract: A team worked to identify numerous productivity and environmental improvements at this paint manufacturing facility, via integration of lean and P2. Annual savings are over $130k.
Source: Washington Department of Ecology
URL: https://fortress.wa.gov/ecy/publications/publications/070403
2.pdf

Lean and Environment Case Study: Columbia Paint (Spokane, Washington) [PDF]
Abstract: A team worked to identify numerous productivity and environmental improvements at this paint manufacturing facility, via integration of lean and P2. Annual savings are over $130k.
Source: Washington Department of Ecology
URL: https://fortress.wa.gov/ecy/publications/publications/070403
2.pdf

Solvent Recovery
Abstract: Case study on installation of a distillation unit that recovers solvent used in cleaning tanks and equipment using solvent-based paints
Source: Environment Australia
URL: http://www.environment.gov.au/archive/settlements/industry/c
orporate/eecp/case-studies/wattyl.html

Solvent Recovery in Paint Manufacturing - Wattyl Australia
Abstract: Case study/benefits on various P2 applications for solvent-based paint manufacturer, resulted in minimization of wash solvent which is distilled for re-use, and the distillation sludge is also used in a product
Source: Environment Australia
URL: http://www.environment.gov.au/archive/settlements/industry/c
orporate/eecp/case-studies/wattyl.html


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Biochemical Cleaning Solvents
Abstract: Discusses need for proper cleaning prior to metal finishing; offers alternative cleaning compounds and suppliers and case studies
Source: Institute for Local Self Reliance
URL: http://infohouse.p2ric.org/ref/26/25946.htm

Biochemically-Derived Products for the Paint and Coatings Industry
Abstract: Covers biochemicals for equipment cleaning, formulation of high-solids and water-based paint, and discusses powder coating technology. (Search their clearinghouse on "biochemical" and "Paint").
Source: Institute for Local Self Reliance
URL: http://www.carbohydrateeconomy.org/

Controlling Viscosity in High-Solids Paints
Abstract: Specifications, calculations, and technology advice for controlling viscosity
Source: The Indiana Clean Manufacturing Technology and Safe Materials Institute
URL: https://engineering.purdue.edu/CMTI/Technology_Transfer/innv
tech.html

Green Seal Environmental Standard for Recycled Content Latex Paint (Factsheet) [PDF]
Abstract: Factsheet on Green Seal's finalized standard for recycled content latex paint covering consolidated and reprocessed paints.
Source: Green Seal
URL: http://www.greenseal.org/newsroom/GS-43_Recycled_Content_Lat
ex_Paint.pdf

National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants: Paint Stripping and Miscellaneous Surface Coating Operations at Area Sources [PDF]
Abstract: This brochure contains a summary of the new emissions standards for auto body refinishing shops finalized by the EPA in January 2008
Source: US Environmental Protection Agency
URL: http://www.epa.gov/ttn/atw/area/paint_stripb.pdf

NJ Waste Reduction for Paint Formulators
Abstract: Factsheet briefly lists typical wastes and reduction opportunities for paint formulators. Contact New Jersey DEP, Division of Hazardous Waste Management, 401 East Street, CN028, 5th Floor, Trenton, NJ 08628.
Source: New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection
URL: http://infohouse.p2ric.org/ref/11/10379.htm

Pollution Prevention Resources - Paint Manufacturing
Abstract: Short list of P2 opportunities for inventory control and equipment cleaning
Source: Washington State Department of Ecology
URL: http://www.ecy.wa.gov/programs/hwtr/p2/sectors/paint1.html

Waste Reduction for Paint Formulators [PDF]
Abstract: Brief background on waste streams, how to assess paint operations for waste minimization and a list of p2 opportunities.
Source: California Department of Health Services - Toxic Substances Control Program
URL: http://infohouse.p2ric.org/ref/15/14531.pdf


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Implementation Tool for the Miscellaneous Coating Manufacturing NESHAP [PDF]
Abstract: Diagnostic tool and flowcharts to determine what NESHAP compliance efforts are necessary and how to implement best practices.
Source: US EPA
URL: http://www2.epa.gov/sites/production/files/2014-06/documents
/caa-inspections-mcm.pdf

Implementation Tool for the Miscellaneous Coating Manufacturing NESHAP [PDF]
Abstract: Diagnostic tool and flowcharts to determine what NESHAP compliance efforts are necessary and how to implement best practices.
Source: US EPA
URL: http://www2.epa.gov/sites/production/files/2014-06/documents
/caa-inspections-mcm.pdf

Guides to Pollution Prevention in the Paint Manufacturing Industry (EPA/625/7-90/005)
Abstract: Guide provides an overview of paint manufacturing processes and operations that generate waste; presents options for minimizing waste. (Currently not avialable on line - call 800/490-9198).
Source: US Environmental Protection Agency
URL: http://www.epa.gov/ncepihom/

Paint Waste Reduction and Disposal Options - Volume 1 [PDF]
Abstract: Report covers paint manufacture and use in Illinois, characterizes the wastes, recommends P2 opportunities, an education program and suggests policy improvements
Source: Waste Management and Resource Center
URL: http://www.istc.illinois.edu/main_sections/info_services/lib
rary_docs/rr/RR-E60.PDF


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National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants (NESHAP): Miscellaneous Organic Chemical Manufacturing and Miscellaneous Coating Manufacturing; Final Rule [PDF]
Abstract: Final Rule for NESHAP for paint manufacturing
Source: EPA
URL: http://www.epa.gov/ttn/atw/mon/fr10no03.pdf

National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants (NESHAP): Miscellaneous Organic Chemical Manufacturing and Miscellaneous Coating Manufacturing; Final Rule [PDF]
Abstract: Final Rule for NESHAP for paint manufacturing
Source: EPA
URL: http://www.epa.gov/ttn/atw/mon/fr10no03.pdf


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Addressing Environmental Issues Proactively
Abstract: Statistics showing environmental improvements in paint manufacturing industry.
Source: American Coatings Association
URL: https://www.paint.org/about-our-industry/environmental-footp
rint.html?tmpl=component&print=1

Original List of Hazardous Air Pollutants
Abstract: The original list of hazardous air pollutants is listed on this website.
Source: EPA
URL: http://www.epa.gov/ttn/atw/188polls.html

Paints and Coatings Resource Center
Abstract: Membership organization - contains technical database of > 5,000 publications, offers compliance assistance, expert advice, and more
Source: National Center for Manufacturing Sciences
URL: http://www.paintcenter.org/

Paints and Coatings Resource Center's Technical Database
Abstract: Over 5,000 publications relating to paint industry; subscription fee required
Source: National Center for Manufacturing Sciences
URL: http://www.paintcenter.org/keyword.cfm

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