SSPC 2016 featuring GreenCOAT will be held January 18–21 at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio, Texas. The SSPC 2016 Advance Program is published to help protective and marine coatings professionals begin planning their activities at the conference and exhibition.
by Alison B. Kaelin, CQA, ABKaelin, LLC, and Stanford T. Liang, CIH/CSP, AM Health and Safety
The authors will discuss the key details in OSHA’s recently issued Standard for Confined Spaces and describe ways in which contractors and owners can assure compliance and safety when working in confined spaces.
by Pascal Verbiest, Dr. Sc., Umicore Zinc Chemicals
This article discusses testing carried out on zinc-rich primers where part of the zinc metal dust was replaced by a conductive ferro-phosphorus alloy pigment and assesses the anti-corrosion performance and cathodic protection capabilities of the formulation.