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Re: Paint Solids
Caterpillar has developed a recovery process for paint solids of this type
and there are some other companies that have the capability to do so.
I am out of my office today but I can get the people to contact and email it
to you tomorrow if you wish. Please send an email directly to me so that I
can get your return email address.
At 02:21 PM 9/9/97 -0400, you wrote:
>A company I'm working with is looking for markets/reuse options for
>its paint solids. The company is a large truck manufacturer that
>operates a paint spray booth with a waterwash collection system. The
>overspray from the urethane-based paints is collected in the water
>wash and coagulated by a chemical additive. The overspray is flocced
>to the water surface and skimmed off the water into dewatering bags.
>Approximately 600 lbs of paint waste are generated every 2-3 days.
>If anyone had any ideas, please respond. I appreciate your
>Division of Pollution Prevention
>P.O. Box 29569
>Raleigh, NC 27626