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Spray Booth Filters: The Key to Quality Jobs and Clean EmissionsThis fact sheet highlights key factors regarding the need to use and maintain paint booth filters to achieve a quality job and protect the painter, others in the shop, and the environment.
Developed by EPA Design for the Environment Program (EPA/744-F-08-001) May 2008

Breathing Easy… Ensuring Proper Ventilation of Paint Mixing Rooms in Collision Repair Shops

This fact sheet provides practical information and guidance to auto refinish shops on how to ensure proper ventilation of the paint mixing room. The information includes ventilation system basics and diagrams, risk reduction ideas, common mistakes, tips, and design considerations.
Developed by EPA Design for the Environment Program (EPA/744-F-02-008) May 2002


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