June 2013

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What’s that you ask?  Isocyanates are the raw materials that make up all polyurethane products. Jobs that may involve exposure to isocyanates include painting, foam-blowing, flooring, etc.  On June 25, 2013, OSHA issued a new special emphasis program for construction companies with the following NACIS numbers:

  • 238230, painting and wall covering contractors;
  • 238310, drywall and insulation contractors;
  • 238330, flooring contractors; and
  • 238150, glass and glazing contractors.

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