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Daily Quiz (21)

True or false: The two types of dehumidification for coating projects are desiccant and high pressure.

What is the name of an accelerated weathering apparatus that operates on a condensation type of water exposure at elevated temperature?

What agency created the PM-10 standard?

True or false: Relative humidity and surface cleanliness are both critical factors in the speed of flash rusting of newly blast-cleaned steel.

According to a May 2014 JPCL article, the per-vehicle cost for overspray removal on automobiles is typically in what range?

What U.S. President signed into law the Environmental Protection Act, establishing the EPA?

True or false: Zinc oxide is an effective UV absorber.

In what SSPC publication do you find environmental zones listed and described?

True or false: Many toxic and oxygen-displacing gases are heavier than air and accumulate at the bottom of confined spaces.

True or false: A hygro thermometer is used to measure the moisture content and temperature of insulation on hot piping.

True or false: Odor control ventilation systems in wastewater treatment plants stop biogenic sulfide corrosion.

True or False: In the lexicon of the EPA, HAPS stands for hazardous abrasive particles.

What organization recently published “Efficacy Evaluation of Antifouling Products?”

EPA estimates that coal- and oil-fired power plants produce what percent of acid gas emissions in the United States?

Which of these statements is not true about Corrosion Under Insulation (CUI)?

Inside a confined space, where do solvent vapors normally collect?

Among the choices below, what is the best tactic for ventilating a confined space containing paint solvents?

Abrasive blast cleaning to remove lead-based paint is governed by what EPA regulation?

When assessing the moisture content of wood with a suitable moisture meter, what level of moisture is generally considered the upper limit for successful painting?

SSPC Environmental Exposure Zone 3E, "Chemical Atmospheric Exposure, Severe," includes all but which one of the following exposure types in its description?

How can a hygrothermometer be useful in coating work?


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