Non-methane volatile organic compounds (NMVOC) emissions through domestic solvent use and the use of paints in the Brussels Capital Region

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Belgium
English
2010

Description

The current report provides oveview of the projects related to NMVOC emissions from domestic use of solvents and solvent containing products. The report provides relevant information about products, NMVOC Emissions from most important product types within different sectors and from different countries. The emissions of NMVOC from paint application (industrial as well as domestic use). 

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Sector / Industry covered: 
AGRICULTURE, FORESTRY AND FISHING
MANUFACTURING
Manufacture of food products
Manufacture of wood and of products of wood and cork, except furniture; manufacture of articles of straw and plaiting materials
Manufacture of basic pharmaceutical products and pharmaceutical preparations
Painting and glazing
Wholesale of perfume and cosmetics
Washing and (dry-)cleaning of textile and fur products
Provider: 
ARCADIS Belgium
Tasks covered: 
Beauty Culture
Handling Chemicals
Hazard - physical state: 
Aerosols
Gases
Liquids
Solids
Vapours
Substance Description: 

Non-methane volatile organic compounds (NMVOC) emissions, solvents,  denatured alcohol (or spiritus)

Prevention measures: 
Level 1. Elimination of hazards
Level 1. Substitution
Purpose of the material: 
Awareness raising
Measurement and assessment
Report
Target group: 
All (no specific target group)

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