Chapter 21. Current Environmental Issues

  1. John B. Wachtman Jr.
  1. Jack E. Waggener

Published Online: 26 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470313930.ch21

Proceedings of the 53rd Porcelain Enamel Institute Technical Forum: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 13, Issue 5/6

Proceedings of the 53rd Porcelain Enamel Institute Technical Forum: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 13, Issue 5/6

How to Cite

Waggener, J. E. (2008) Current Environmental Issues, in Proceedings of the 53rd Porcelain Enamel Institute Technical Forum: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 13, Issue 5/6 (ed J. B. Wachtman), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470313930.ch21

Author Information

  1. Resource Consultants, Inc. 7121 CrossRoads Boulevard Brentwood, TN 37027

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1994

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470375150

Online ISBN: 9780470313930

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Keywords:

  • current environmental issues;
  • EPA and osha;
  • surface coatings;
  • solvent-type operations;
  • VOC emissions

Summary

The increasing number of environmental requirements to be met by manufacturers is noted. Stricter enforcement and more severe penalties for violations are pointed out. Ones having greatest impact on the porcelain enamel and related industries, along with means for compliance, are discussed.