Unreviewed P2 Options
Paint and Thermoplastic Manufacture Process
Following are a set of P2 options you may wish to implement. No option is perfect for everyone, but sometimes options that have worked at one facility can work at yours. They might also serve as inspiration.
Unreviewed Options for Paint and Thermoplastic Manufacture
Following are a list of options that have been submitted by users of the pollution prevention planner. They have not been reviewed by pollution prevention specialists.
These options are presented so you can see what people in facilities are considering. As with any option (reviewed or unreviewed) you will have to adapt it to your facility.
Control Fugitive Emissions
|Minimize occurrence of open containers containing raw material (solvents) or finished product. |
|Eliminate occurrence of spills and minimize clean-up time of spilled materials.|
Improve Employee Work Practices
|Implement QC procedures to ensure SOPs are being followed or create SOPs to minimize waste.|
Paint and Thermoplastic Manufacture
|Replace existing yellow pigment with an organic yellow pigment.|
|Reduce the amount of waste material re-blended by reducing the amount of waste generated at the beginning of the process.|