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Coating, Painting, & Spraying Machine Setters, Operators


Set up, operate, or tend machines to coat or paint any of a wide variety of products including food, glassware, cloth, ceramics, metal, plastic, paper, or wood, with lacquer, silver, copper, rubber, varnish, glaze, enamel, oil, or rust-proofing materials. Exclude plating and coating machine operators and tenders, metal and plastic, and painters, transportation equipment. [SOC] A study of 9 spray painters exposed to prepolymers of HDI showed an asthma prevalence of 45 %. [Malo] See the agent "Occupational exposure as a painter."


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SOC Code



Painters; Spray-gun operators

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