Posts Tagged ‘painting’

Sep
2015
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REPORT: Dangerous Paint-Stripping Chemical, Methylene Chloride, Will Kill Until It’s Regulated

REPORT: Dangerous Paint-Stripping Chemical, Methylene Chloride, Will Kill Until It's Regulated
  A recent report from the Center for Public Integrity shows that Methylene chloride, a common solvent used for stripping paint, continues to kill those who use it though the lethal effects have been known since the 1940’s.  The analysis links 56 accidental exposure deaths in the United States to Methylene Chloride since 1980.  The...