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High Solids Topcoats and HVLP Spray Guns: Ethan Allen [PDF]
Abstract: Describes Ethan Allen's efforts to use high-solids coatings and HVLP spray equipment to reduce air emissions and operating costs. Also discusses on-site overspray (lacquer dust) recycling.
Source: Northeast Waste Management Officials' Association
Reuse of Wood Finishing Overspray
Abstract: By installing a wood finish reclamation system in a sealer spray booth in order to catch overspray, Medallion Kitchens, a manufacturer of kitchen cabinets and bathroom vanities, were able to reclaim 1 1/5 gallons of overspray every day and accumulate a total $23,000 in annual savings.
Source: Minnesota Technical Assistance Program