New OSHA Rules Govern Spot-cleaning Use

[dropcap]Q:[/dropcap] I’ve heard about some new regulations for spot-cleaning chemicals, but I don’t know what it’s all about. Can you please enlighten me so I can make sure my shop is up-to-date and in compliance?

[divider] [dropcap]A:[/dropcap] Textile spot cleaning is not new by any means. It has been around for more than 40 years. Until recently, spot cleaning print errors or ink smudges was a very simple operation: Take soiled shirt. Lay shirt on rag or cleaning station. Shoot jet of cleaning fluid through soil. Air-dry shirt. Simple, huh? Not anymore.

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