Browse Illinois Sustainable Technology Center (ISTC) by Subject "Painting, industrial -- Waste minimization"

  • Caterpillar, Inc (Champaign, IL : Illinois Waste Management and Research Center, 1998)
    Painting tractors yellow at Caterpillar demands the use of a significant number of filters. When these filters are spent, the paint continues to cure in an exothermic process, which may result in spontaneous combustion and ...

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  • Illinois Department of Natural Resources (Illinois Waste Management and Research Center, 1998)
    This fact sheet describes several types of industrial paint application methods, as well as their strengths and weaknesses.

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  • (Illinois Waste Management and Research Center, 1998)
    Large or small, businesses can reduce paint wastes, from half-congealed paint to paint/solvent sludge without an investment. Most often, money is saved, efficiency improves, and the workplace is made safer. This fact sheet ...

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