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Document ID (ISN)21903
CIS number 74-1849
ISSN - Serial title 0373-1944 - Travail et sÚcuritÚ
Year 1973
Convention or series no.
Title Painting under canvas
Original title Peinture sous toile. [in French]
Bibliographic information Oct. 1973, No.10, p.480-481. Illus.
Abstract Disadvantages and limitations of folding canvas painting booths, the use of which is becoming more widespread on account of their low cost and convenient use. However, these booths do not seem to comply with the requirements of the decree of 23 Aug. 1947 respecting the protection of spray painters and varnishers. The article describes various booths and gives the results of smoke tests carried out on a 15 x 6m booth. The findings cover: ventilation; maintenance of canvas walls, lighting, heating, fireproofing and means of egress.
Descriptors (primary) fire hazards; ventilation; spray booths; paint spraying
Descriptors (secondary) France; maintenance; natural lighting; legislation; heating; flame retardant treatment; escape means
Document type -
Subject(s) Other equipment and plant
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Fires
Surface treatment
Ventilation