What is important to know about paints and varnishes?

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This websites contains information on consumer chemicals. It contains information about possible health effects of various chemicals. The material is in several languages, but the content varies in different languages. For an example, in lithuanian, the website additionally contains short animations on the topic. 

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Sector / Industry covered: 
Not sector specific
Provider: 
Baltic Environmental Forum Lithuania
Tasks covered: 
Applying Surface Coatings
Handling Chemicals
Removing Coatings
Substance Description: 

volatile organic compounds (VOCs)

white spirit

toluene

Chlorinated paraffins

n-hexane

ethyl methyl ketoxime 

Formaldehyde

Nonylphenol

Xylene

benzene

ligroin

diuron

Bisphenol A80-05-7

CAS Number: 
64742-82-1
108-88-3
85535-84-8
110-54-3
96-29-7
50-00-0
25154-52-3
1330-20-7
71-43-2
8032-32-4
330-54-1
80-05-7
EC number: 
265-185-4
203-625-9
287-476-5
203-777-6
406-930-7
200-001-8
246-672-0
215-535-7
200-753-7
232-453-7
206-354-4
201-245-8
Purpose of the material: 
Awareness raising
General information
Target group: 
All (no specific target group)

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