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Daily Quiz (12)

True or false: OSHA cannot issue a citation unless one of its regulations has been violated.

What agency tests and approves respirators for use in the workplace?

True or false: OSHA requires federal agencies to comply with its regulations.

True or false: It is likely that the VOC level for the same coating, as reported on product data sheets, will be different in Europe from the one reported in the United States.

The International Maritime Organization developed the Performance Standard for Protective Coatings for Dedicated Seawater Ballast Tanks (PSPC) as an amendment to what regulation?

What agency created the PM-10 standard?

True or false: OSHA has developed three sets of regulations on abrasive blasting in three primary industries: general industry, maritime, and construction.

Which of the following was not cited by SSPC as a reason for developing Paint 44, Coatings for Concrete Wastewater Structures?

True or false: Federal contractors are facing new hiring rules regarding women and people with disabilities.

What is the acronym, used frequently in VOC regulations, for architectural and protective coatings?

What agency produced the first VOC limits on colorants for architectural and industrial maintenance coatings?

Which of the following imposes the most stringent VOC rules on architectural and industrial maintenance coatings?


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