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VOC Solvents Directive

Guidance documents on substitution of solvents by Activities

(list of all activites | all documents on this page are in pdf format)

Activity 7 : Coil coating


Author: DFIU and IFARE

Year : 2002

Issues covered:

Fitness for use

Human Health

Environment

Economics

Solvent management plan

Main activities covered : 6, 7, 8, 10

Content summary

This is a detailed BAT guide (508 pages) that describes measures applied to reduce VOC emissions in paint and adhesive application activities e.g. coating activities.

Author: AFC Consult, BiPRO, Ökopol for German Federal Environmental Protection Agency

Year : 2002

Issues covered:

Fitness for use

Human Health

Environment

Economics

Solvent management plan

Main activities covered : 7, 8

Content summary

This document provides an overview of best available techniques (BAT) for reducing solvent emissions in a number of activities such as coil and paper coating. It is based on an analysis of German industry with information obtained via a stakeholder consultation, which included: plant operators, industry associations, regulators and other experts.

Author: ESIG

Year : 1999

Issues covered:

Fitness for use

Human Health

Environment

Economics

Solvent management plan

Main activities covered : 7

Content summary

This document presents the benefits in solvent emission reduction by using a capture system that is linked to the coil coating process to capture any evaporated solvents and feed them to an integrated incinerator

Author: ESIG

Year : 1999 - 2001

Issues covered:

Fitness for use

Human Health

Environment

Economics

Solvent management plan

Main activities covered : 1, 3, 7, 8, 14, 17, 20

Content summary

Brief case studies to share best practise in solvent use.