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.