- Efficacy of an insecticide paint against insecticide-susceptible and resistant mosquitoes - part 1: laboratory evaluation
Departamento de Parasitologia, Facultad de Farmacia, Universidad de Valencia, Av Vicent Andres Estelles s n, 46100 Burjassot, Valencia, Spain
Malar J 9:340. 2010
..There is a need for new products and strategies. Insecticide paint Inesfly 5A IGR™, containing two organophosphates (OPs), chlorpyrifos and diazinon, and insect growth regulator (..
- Nanotitanium dioxide toxicity in mouse lung is reduced in sanding dust from paint
Anne Thoustrup Saber
The National Research Centre for the Working Environment, Lersø Parkallé 105, Copenhagen, Denmark
Part Fibre Toxicol 9:4. 2012
..We compared the toxic effects of the titanium dioxide nanoparticle UV-Titan L181 (NanoTiO2), pure or embedded in a paint matrix. We also compared the effects of the same paint with and without NanoTiO2.
- The environmental fate and effects of antifouling paint biocides
K V Thomas
Norwegian Institute for Water Research NIVA, Oslo, Norway
Biofouling 26:73-88. 2010
..This review provides an overview of the environmental fate and occurrence data that are in the public domain for AF biocides and provides some insight into the effects of these compounds on non-target organisms...
- Childhood lead poisoning: conservative estimates of the social and economic benefits of lead hazard control
Economic Policy Institute, Washington, DC 20005, USA
Environ Health Perspect 117:1162-7. 2009
This study is a cost-benefit analysis that quantifies the social and economic benefits to household lead paint hazard control compared with the investments needed to minimize exposure to these hazards.
- Pressure-sensitive paint: effect of substrate
Mark Kenneth Quinn
Aero Physics Laboratory, George Begg Building, University of Manchester, Sackville Street, Manchester, M13 9PL, UK
Sensors (Basel) 11:11649-63. 2011
There are numerous ways in which pressure-sensitive paint can be applied to a surface. The choice of substrate and application method can greatly affect the results obtained...
- Is nanotechnology revolutionizing the paint and lacquer industry? A critical opinion
Jean Pierre Kaiser
Empa, Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology, Materials Biology Interactions Laboratory, Lerchenfeldstrasse 5, CH 9014 St Gallen, Switzerland
Sci Total Environ 442:282-9. 2013
..The biocides should remain active as long as they are incorporated in the paint. Protection against microbial colonization should last at least a decade...
- A dipping duration study for optimization of anodized-aluminum pressure-sensitive paint
Aerospace Research and Development Directorate, Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency Chofu, Tokyo 182 8522, Japan
Sensors (Basel) 10:9799-807. 2010
Anodized-aluminum pressure-sensitive paint (AA-PSP) uses the dipping deposition method to apply a luminophore on a porous anodized-aluminum surface...
- Marine pollution from antifouling paint particles
School of Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of Plymouth, Drake Circus, Plymouth PL4 8AA, UK
Mar Pollut Bull 60:159-71. 2010
Antifouling paint particles (APP) are generated during the maintenance of boats and are shed from abandoned structures and grounded ships...
- Optimization of anodized-aluminum pressure-sensitive paint by controlling luminophore concentration
Aerodynamic Research and Development Directorate, Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency Chofu, Tokyo 182 8522, Japan
Sensors (Basel) 10:6836-47. 2010
Anodized-aluminum pressure-sensitive paint (AA-PSP) has been used as a global pressure sensor for unsteady flow measurements...
- Acute life-threatening extrinsic allergic alveolitis in a paint controller
Institute for Work and Health, 21 Bugnon Street, 1011 Lausanne, Switzerland
Occup Med (Lond) 61:440-2. 2011
..Two acute occupational EAA cases have been described in this context, but neither of them concerned hexamethylene diisocyanate (HDI) exposure...
- Trace metals in antifouling paint particles and their heterogeneous contamination of coastal sediments
School of Earth, Ocean and Environmental Sciences, University of Plymouth, Drake Circus, Plymouth, Devon PL4 8AA, UK
Mar Pollut Bull 58:559-64. 2009
Antifouling paint residues collected from the hard-standings of a marine leisure boat facility have been chemically characterised. Scanning electron microscopy revealed distinct layers, many containing oxidic particles of Cu and Zn...
- Mercury (Hg) and lead (Pb) in interior and exterior New Orleans house paint films
Howard W Mielke
Department of Chemistry, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70118, USA
Chemosphere 72:882-5. 2008
Pre-1992, latex paint was formulated with mercury (Hg) as phenylmercuric acetate (PMA). Hg vaporizes reducing its content, and lead (Pb) is stable and remains unchanged...
- Bioaccessibility and bioavailability of Cu and Zn in sediment contaminated by antifouling paint residues
School of Earth, Ocean and Environmental Sciences, University of Plymouth, Drake Circus, Plymouth PL4 8AA, United Kingdom
Environ Sci Technol 42:8740-6. 2008
..In mixtures of sediment and paint, metal accessibility to the protein, bovine serum albumin, a surrogate for the gutfluids of deposit feeders, ..
- Insecticidal paint and fumigant canisters for Chagas' disease control: community acceptance in Honduras
G A Avila Montes
Pan American Health Organization, Tegucigalpa, Honduras
Rev Panam Salud Publica 6:311-20. 1999
This study assessed public acceptance for two new vectorial control techniques for Chagas' disease: insecticidal paint and fumigant canisters. The study compared the two with traditional fenitrothion insecticide spraying...
- Lead-based paint health risk assessment in dependent children living in military housing
Davis M Stroop
Department of Environmental Health, College of Medicine, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, USA
Public Health Rep 117:446-52. 2002
..The objectives of the study were to evaluate potential exposure to lead-based paint in family housing units at a typical U.S...
- Household exposure to paint and petroleum solvents, chromosomal translocations, and the risk of childhood leukemia
School of Public Health, University of California Berkeley, Berkeley, California 94704 7380, USA
Environ Health Perspect 117:133-9. 2009
Few studies have examined the association between home use of solvents and paint and the risk of childhood leukemia.
- Workplace protection of air-fed visors used in paint spraying operations
Health and Safety Laboratory, Harpur Hill, Buxton, UK
Ann Occup Hyg 50:219-29. 2006
Air-fed visors are commonly used for protection against exposure to airborne isocyanates during paint spraying...
- Impacts of boat paint chips on the distribution and availability of copper in an English ria
School of Earth, Ocean and Environmental Sciences, University of Plymouth, Drake Circus, Plymouth, PL4 8AA, UK
Environ Pollut 151:176-81. 2008
Discarded paint chips collected from a leisure boat maintenance facility on the Kingsbridge estuary, SW England, have been fractionated to <63 microm and chemically characterised...
- Uncertainty assessment of VOC emissions from paint in The Netherlands using the NUSAP system
Jeroen P Van der Sluijs
Copernicus Institute for Sustainable Development and Innovation, Utrecht University, Heidelberglaan 2, Utrecht, The Netherlands
Environ Monit Assess 105:229-59. 2005
..assess qualitative and quantitative uncertainty for the case of emissions of volatile organic compounds (VOC) from paint in The Netherlands...
- Lead in paint and soil in Karnataka and Gujarat, India
C S Clark
Department of Enviromental Health, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio 45267, USA
J Occup Environ Hyg 2:38-44. 2005
..There is little information available, however, on the levels of lead in paint in India and in soil...
- Investigation of fungal deterioration of synthetic paint binders using vibrational spectroscopic techniques
Department of Food Science and Microbiology, Agricultural Faculty, University of Milan, Via Celoria 2, 20133 Milan, Italy
Macromol Biosci 5:49-57. 2005
..29 synthetic resins used as paint binding media, including acrylic, alkyd and poly(vinyl acetate) polymers, were examined for potential ..
- Occurrence and determinants of increases in blood lead levels in children shortly after lead hazard control activities
Department of Environmental Health, University of Cincinnati, 3223 Eden Avenue ML 0056, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0056, USA
Environ Res 96:196-205. 2004
..after an intervention was conducted as part of the US Department of Housing and Urban Development's Lead-Based Paint Hazard Control Grant Program. Fourteen state and local government grantees participated in the evaluation...
- Inorganic lead exposure in battery and paint factory: effect on human sperm structure and functional activity
Department of Physiology, College of Medical Science, Bharatpur, Chitwan District, Nepal
J UOEH 28:157-71. 2006
Lead is one of the industrially important heavy metals that causes male reproductive impairment among battery and paint factory workers, but information on the structure-function integrity of human spermatozoa is still limited...
- Lead poisoning from "lead-free" paint
Pascal M Lavoie
Department of Pediatrics, Hopital Sainte Justine, Montreal, Que
CMAJ 170:956. 2004
- Study of erodable paint properties involved in antifouling activity
Universite de Bretagne Sud, LBCM EA 2594, BP, 92116, 56321 Lorient, France
Biofouling 19:177-86. 2003
..paints, quantified by chromatographic methods coupled with UV detection, was inferior to the doses stated by the paint producers. These observations allowed the conceiving of formulations with reduced amounts of active molecules...
- Bias in studies of parental self-reported occupational exposure and childhood cancer
Institute for Medical Biostatistics, Epidemiology, and Informatics IMBEI, University of Mainz, Mainz, Germany
Am J Epidemiol 158:710-6. 2003
..However, because future case-control studies will at least partially rely on questionnaire data, improvements including probing questions, better interview techniques, and validation studies are indicated...
- Optimization of electrochemical treatment of industrial paint wastewater with response surface methodology
Bahadir K Körbahti
Faculty of Engineering, Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Mersin, Ciftlikköy 33343, Mersin, Turkey
J Hazard Mater 148:83-90. 2007
The electrochemical oxidation of water-based paint wastewater was investigated batch-wise in the presence of NaCl electrolyte with carbon electrodes for the first time in literature...
- Processing of antifouling paint particles by Mytilus edulis
School of Earth, Ocean and Environmental Sciences, University of Plymouth, Drake Circus, Plymouth PL4 8AA, UK
Environ Pollut 157:215-20. 2009
Particles of spent antifouling paint collected from a marine boatyard were ground and subsequently administered to the filter-feeding bivalve, Mytilus edulis, maintained in static aquaria...
- Antifouling paint booster biocides in the UK coastal environment and potential risks of biological effects
K V Thomas
CEFAS Burnham Laboratory, Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science, Burnham on Crouch, Essex, UK
Mar Pollut Bull 42:677-88. 2001
- Environmental impact of TBT: the French experience
IFREMER BP 171, Sete, France
Sci Total Environ 258:99-102. 2000
..The harmful effects on non-target organisms were first evidenced in the bay of Arcachon (France) where the most acute disturbances were recorded following tributyltin (TBT) contamination...
- Antifouling biocides in discarded marine paint particles
School of Geography, Earth and Environmental Science, University of Plymouth, Drake Circus, Plymouth PL4 8AA, UK
Mar Pollut Bull 60:1226-30. 2010
Antifouling paint fragments collected from marinas and leisure boat maintenance facilities and in the vicinity of abandoned boats have been chemically characterised...
- Reformulating lead-based paint as a problem in Canada
University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario
Am J Public Health 101:S176-87. 2011
- Development of broad-spectrum antimicrobial latex paint surfaces employing active amphiphilic compounds
Preston A Fulmer
Chemistry Division, Code 6100, Naval Research Laboratory, 4555 Overlook Avenue, SW, Washington, D C 20375, United States
ACS Appl Mater Interfaces 3:2878-84. 2011
..Additionally, these additives were compatible with water-dispersed acrylate coatings (latex paint) which have a broad range of real world applicability, and remained active for multiple challenges and when ..
- Inputs of antifouling paint-derived dichlorodiphenyltrichloroethanes (DDTs) to a typical mariculture zone (South China): potential impact on aquafarming environment
Huan Yun Yu
State Key Laboratory of Organic Geochemistry, Guangzhou Institute of Geochemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, PO Box 1131, Wushan, Guangzhou 510640, China
Environ Pollut 159:3700-5. 2011
..concentrations of DDT and its metabolites (designated as DDXs) were determined in harbor sediment and antifouling paint samples collected from a typical mariculture zone in South China...
- Sun-believable solar paint. A transformative one-step approach for designing nanocrystalline solar cells
Matthew P Genovese
Radiation Laboratory and Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, Indiana 46556, USA
ACS Nano 6:865-72. 2012
..By making use of recent advances in semiconductor nanocrystal research, we have now developed a one-coat solar paint for designing quantum dot solar cells...
- Chromate dissociation from three types of paint particles
Peter T LaPuma
Air Force Institute of Technology, Wright Patterson AFB, OH, USA
Regul Toxicol Pharmacol 36:325-30. 2002
..One reason may be that the paint matrix hinders the release of Cr(6+) from the paint particle during the time that the particle is within the lungs...
- Identification of non-cross-linked compounds in methanolic extracts of cured and aged linseed oil-based paint films using gas chromatography-mass spectrometry
Jorrit D J van den Berg
FOM Institute for Atomic and Molecular Physics, Amsterdam, Netherlands
J Chromatogr A 950:195-211. 2002
Methanolic extracts of paint samples of different composition and age were qualitatively investigated by GC-MS using an on-column injector after off-line methylation or trimethylsilyl derivatisation, and on-line thermally assisted (trans)..
- Time-resolved fluorescence spectroscopy and imaging of proteinaceous binders used in paintings
Institute of Electronic Structure and Laser, Foundation for Research and Technology Hellas IESL FORTH, P O Box 1385, Heraklion, 71110, Crete, Greece
Anal Bioanal Chem 388:1897-905. 2007
..FLIM, which measures the average lifetime of the emissions detected, can also differentiate between media, is non-invasive and is potentially advantageous for the analysis of paintings...
- Preliminary study of UV ageing process of proteinaceous paint binder by FT-IR and principal component analysis
Department of Analytical Chemistry, University of Granada, c Fuentenueva s n, Granada E 18071, Spain
Talanta 77:1724-31. 2009
..On the contrary, the complex model samples showed the ageing process. The accelerated ageing process can be explained by a principal component from PCA. The most affected IR region was 2900-3600 cm(-1), where the amide band was included...
- Inadvertent polychlorinated biphenyls in commercial paint pigments
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering and IIHR Hydroscience and Engineering, The University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
Environ Sci Technol 44:2822-7. 2010
..Due to these findings and also the compound's presence in waters that received waste from paint manufacturing facilities, we hypothesized that PCB11 may be present in current commercial paint...
- Physico-chemical characterization of protein-pigment interactions in tempera paint reconstructions: casein/cinnabar and albumin/cinnabar
Dipartimento di Chimica e Chimica Industriale, Pisa, Italy
Anal Bioanal Chem 402:2183-93. 2012
In this work, we characterized paint reconstructions using ovalbumin and casein as binders, and cinnabar (HgS) as a pigment, before and after artificial ageing...
- Speckle noise reduction in optical coherence tomography of paint layers
School of Physical Sciences, University of Kent, Canterbury, CT2 2DE, UK
Appl Opt 49:99-107. 2010
..a sequential angular compounding method for reducing speckle contrast in optical coherence tomography images of paint layers...
- Multiple metal contamination from house paints: consequences of power sanding and paint scraping in New Orleans
H W Mielke
Department of Basic Pharmaceutical Sciences, College of Pharmacy, Xavier University of Louisiana, New Orleans, Louisiana 70125, USA
Environ Health Perspect 109:973-8. 2001
Power sanding exterior paint is a common practice during repainting of old houses in New Orleans, Louisiana, that triggers lead poisoning and releases more than Pb...
- Leaching of copper and zinc from spent antifouling paint particles
School of Earth, Ocean and Environmental Sciences, University of Plymouth, Drake Circus, Plymouth PL48AA, UK
Environ Pollut 157:371-6. 2009
Leaching of Cu and Zn from a composite of spent antifouling paint particles, containing about 300 mg g(-1) and 110 mg g(-1) of the respective metals, was studied in batch experiments...
- Particle size and metals concentrations of dust from a paint manufacturing plant
Siew Lai Huang
Faculty of Chemical Engineering, Universiti Teknologi MARA, 40450 Shah Alam, Selangor, Malaysia
J Hazard Mater 174:839-42. 2010
In this study, the particle size distribution and concentration of metallic elements of solvent- and water-based paint dust from bulk dust collected from dust-collecting hoppers were determined...
- Effectiveness of lead-hazard control interventions on dust lead loadings: findings from the evaluation of the HUD Lead-Based Paint Hazard Control Grant Program
Sherry L Dixon
The National Center for Healthy Housing, Research and Evaluation, 10227 Wincopin Circle, Suite 100, Columbia, MD 21044, USA
Environ Res 98:303-14. 2005
From 1994 to 1999, the Evaluation of the US Department of Housing and Urban Development Lead-Based Paint Hazard Control Grant Program studied the intervention experiences of over 2800 homes in 11 states in the USA...
- Mercury exposure from interior latex paint
M M Agocs
Division of Environmental Hazards and Health Effects, Centers for Disease Control, Atlanta, GA 30306
N Engl J Med 323:1096-101. 1990
Many paint companies have used phenylmercuric acetate as a preservative to prolong the shelf life of interior latex paint...
- The effect of resuspending sediment contaminated with antifouling paint particles containing Irgarol 1051 on the marine macrophyte Ulva intestinalis
Laura E Tolhurst
Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science Cefas, Burnham Laboratory, Remembrance Avenue, Burnham on Crouch, Essex, CM0 8HA, UK
Chemosphere 68:1519-24. 2007
The effect of resuspending sediment contaminated with Irgarol 1051 based antifouling paint particles on the green macroalga Ulva intestinalis was examined. U. intestinalis was also exposed to sediment spiked with Irgarol 1051...
- Is home renovation or repair a risk factor for exposure to lead among children residing in New York City?
Dori B Reissman
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Epidemiology Program Office, Epidemic Intelligence Service Program, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
J Urban Health 79:502-11. 2002
Children can be lead poisoned when leaded paint is disturbed during home renovation or repair...
- Friction and impact surfaces: are they lead-based paint hazards?
National Center for Healthy Housing, Columbia, Maryland 21044, USA
J Occup Environ Hyg 4:855-63. 2007
Professionals who identify residential lead-based paint hazards and develop lead hazard control plans are instructed to assess painted friction and impact surfaces in homes as potentially active sources of dust lead, a known exposure ..
- Measurement of copper release rates from antifouling paint under laboratory and in situ conditions: implications for loading estimation to marine water bodies
Aldis O Valkirs
Computer Sciences Corporation, 4045 Hancock Street, San Diego, CA 92110, USA
Mar Pollut Bull 46:763-79. 2003
..that Cu release rates were initially high (25-65 microg Cu cm(-2)day(-1)), with a large range of values between paint types...
- Effects of indoor painting and smoking on airway symptoms in atopy risk children in the first year of life results of the LARS-study. Leipzig Allergy High-Risk Children Study
Centre of Environmental Research, Department of Human Exposure Research and Epidemiology, Leipzig, Germany
Int J Hyg Environ Health 203:23-8. 2000
..The Leipzig Allergy High-Risk Children Study (LARS) is a prospective nested cohort control study about the influence of chemical indoor exposure in dwellings on the health outcome of atopy-risk children during the first years of life...
- Evaluation of iris color stability in ocular prosthesis
Ricardo César dos Reis
Department of Surgery, Prosthesis and Maxillofacial Traumatology, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
Braz Dent J 19:370-4. 2008
..The color change (Delta E*) values for the four specimens painted with the same color paint were averaged and the resulting values were considered for statistical analysis...
- The influence of exterior dust and soil lead on interior dust lead levels in housing that had undergone lead-based paint hazard control
Department of Environmental Health, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio 45267 0056, USA
J Occup Environ Hyg 1:273-82. 2004
..of exterior dust/soil lead to postintervention interior dust lead, a subset of housing from the HUD Lead-Based Paint Hazard Control Grant Program Evaluation was selected for study...
- Copper emissions from antifouling paint on recreational vessels
Southern California Coastal Water Research Project, 7171 Fenwick Lane, Westminster, CA 92683, USA
Mar Pollut Bull 48:371-7. 2004
..accomplish this goal, three coating formulations, including hard vinyl, modified epoxy and a biocide free bottom paint were applied on fiberglass panels and placed in a harbor environment...
- Multi-organ toxicity and death following acute unintentional inhalation of paint thinner fumes
Shakeel A Zaidi
National Institute of Occupational Health, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
Clin Toxicol (Phila) 45:287-9. 2007
b>Paint thinners containing a mixture of volatile organic solvents have considerable potential for solvent abuse...
- Efficacy of an insecticide paint against malaria vectors and nuisance in West Africa--part 2: field evaluation
Departamento de Parasitologa, Facultad de Farmacia, Universidad de Valencia, Av, Vicent Andrés Estellés s n, 46100 Burjassot, Valencia, Spain
Malar J 9:341. 2010
..Insecticide paint Inesfly 5A IGR™, containing two organophosphates (OPs), chlorpyrifos and diazinon, and one insect growth ..
- Worldwide occurrence and effects of antifouling paint booster biocides in the aquatic environment: a review
I K Konstantinou
Laboratory of Environmental Technology, Department of Chemistry, University of Ioannina, 45110, Ioannina, Greece
Environ Int 30:235-48. 2004
..Some data dealing with the environmental fate, partitioning, behaviour and risk assessment of antifouling paint booster biocides are also reported in order to discuss the detected levels of contamination.
- Comparison of three small chamber test methods for the measurement of VOC emission rates from paint
Energy and Indoor Climate Division, Danish Building and Urban Research, Hørsholm, Denmark
Indoor Air 13:156-65. 2003
..in the three chambers was investigated and the effects of some important factors on the emission rates from paint were determined. The paper presents results of measurements in three different climate chambers...
- The use of isotope ratios to apportion sources of lead in Jersey City, NJ, house dust wipe samples
J L Adgate
Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences Institute EOHSI, Piscataway, NJ 08855 1179, USA
Sci Total Environ 221:171-80. 1998
..In most cases, however, sources from outside the home contribute as much Pb to house dust wipe samples as interior lead-based paints...
- Should the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's childhood lead poisoning intervention level be lowered?
Susan M Bernard
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
Am J Public Health 93:1253-60. 2003
- Size distribution and speciation of chromium in paint spray aerosol at an aerospace facility
Rania A Sabty-Daily
Health Science Program, 5151 State University Drive, California State University, Los Angeles, CA 90032 8171, USA
Ann Occup Hyg 49:47-59. 2005
Spray painters are potentially exposed to aerosol containing Cr(VI) via inhalation of chromate-based paint spray...
- Postural tremor induced by paint sniffing
Oliver P Gautschi
Department of Orthopedic and Trauma Surgery, Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Neurol India 55:393-5. 2007
..In this report, we present the case of a 22-year-old male with a seven-year history of chronic paint sniffing. The patient presented with vigorous postural and kinetic tremor in both hands...
- Understanding ship-grounding impacts on a coral reef: potential effects of anti-foulant paint contamination on coral recruitment
Adrew P Negri
Australian Institute of Marine Science, Townsville MC, QLD
Mar Pollut Bull 44:111-7. 2002
..No cargo or fuel was lost but the impact resulted in significant contamination of the reef with anti-foulant paint containing tributyltin (TBT), copper (Cu) and zinc (Zn)...
- Lead isotopes as a supplementary tool in the routine evaluation of household lead hazards
R H Gwiazda
Environmental Toxicology, University of California, Santa Cruz, California 95064, USA
Environ Health Perspect 108:1091-7. 2000
- Mortality and cancer incidence among Swedish paint industry workers with long-term exposure to organic solvents
Department of Occupational Health, Karolinska Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
Scand J Work Environ Health 24:270-5. 1998
The aim of this update on a cohort of male paint industry workers was to determine whether an excess of mortality and incidence of lymphatic and hematopoietic tumors, particularly multiple myeloma, still exists, and, if so, to determine ..
- Identifying sources of lead exposure for children, with lead concentrations and isotope ratios
EHESP School of Public Health, Rennes, France
J Occup Environ Hyg 7:253-60. 2010
..Water, dust, and paint chips were sampled from the homes of 21 children with elevated BLL from Aubervilliers (Paris metropolitan area)...
- Redecoration of apartments promotes obstructive bronchitis in atopy risk infants--results of the LARS Study
Centre for Environmental Research, Department of Human Exposure Research and Epidemiology, Permoser Strasse 15, D 04318 Leipzig, Germany
Int J Hyg Environ Health 206:173-9. 2003
Findings by other authors indicate that exposure to chemical emissions from indoor paint is related to asthma symptoms in adults. In their first years of life children are receptive to obstructive airway diseases...
- Child and maternal household chemical exposure and the risk of acute leukemia in children with Down's syndrome: a report from the Children's Oncology Group
Lucy E Alderton
Division of Epidemiology, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Minneapolis, 55455, USA
Am J Epidemiol 164:212-21. 2006
..0. This exploratory study suggests that household chemical exposure may play a role in the development of acute lymphoblastic leukemia in children with Down's syndrome...
- The development of a marine natural product-based antifouling paint
J Grant Burgess
School of Life Sciences, Heriot Watt University, Riccarton, Edinburgh EH14 4AS, UK
Biofouling 19:197-205. 2003
..lactuca. Two paints caused a significant decrease in the number of settled barnacles. One paint containing extract of Pseudomonas sp. strain NUDMB50-11, showed excellent activity in all assays...
- Posterior capsule rupture after a paint-pellet injury
W J Rosen
Section of Ophthalmology, Department of Surgery, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, New Hampshire 03756 0001, USA
J Cataract Refract Surg 26:1422-3. 2000
We report a case in which a high-velocity paint pellet injury to the eye ruptured the posterior lens capsule. In the setting of blunt trauma, posterior capsule rupture has rarely been reported...
- Influence of paint chips on lead concentration in the soil of public playgrounds in Tokyo
Institute of Environmental Studies, The University of Tokyo, 7 3 1 Hongo, Bunkyo, Tokyo, 113 0033, Japan
J Environ Monit 8:393-8. 2006
Lead concentration in the surface soils from 31 playgrounds in a ward in Tokyo was measured to examine if paint chips, peeled off from playing equipment installed in the playgrounds, contribute to elevated Pb concentration in the soil of ..
- Justice and fairness in the Kennedy Krieger Institute lead paint study: the ethics of public health research on less expensive, less effective interventions
David R Buchanan
Community Health Education, 306 Arnold House, School of Public Health and Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Amherst, Amherst, MA 01003, USA
Am J Public Health 96:781-7. 2006
The Kennedy Krieger lead paint study stirred controversial questions about whether research designed to develop less expensive interventions that are not as effective as existing treatments can be ethically warranted...
- The lead content of currently available new residential paint in several Asian countries
C S Clark
Department of Environmental Health, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45267, USA
Environ Res 102:9-12. 2006
..Sixty-six percent of new paint samples from China, India, and Malaysia were found to contain 5000 ppm (0...
- A novel technique for in-office bleaching with a 6% hydrogen peroxide paint-on varnish
Antonio Duarte Sola Pereira da Mata
Oral Biology Research Group, Instituto Superior de Ciências da Saúde Egas Moniz, Monte Caparica, Portugal
Eur J Esthet Dent 1:70-7. 2006
..In this article we propose a new technique for in-office whitening of vital teeth using a 6% hydrogen peroxide paint-on whitening varnish, which enables the whitening procedure to be more economic and user-friendly, as well as less ..
- Evaluation of HUD-funded lead hazard control treatments at 6 years post-intervention
National Center for Healthy Housing, Columbia, 10227 Wincopin Circle, Suite 200, Columbia, MD 21044, USA
Environ Res 102:237-48. 2006
The Evaluation of the HUD Lead-Based Paint Hazard Control Grant Program (Evaluation) was a HUD-funded study of the effectiveness of lead hazard control (LHC) treatments conducted by 14 grantees in communities across the country...
- Bioaccessibility of metals in soils and dusts contaminated by marine antifouling paint particles
School of Earth, Ocean and Environmental Sciences, University of Plymouth, Drake Circus, Plymouth PL4 8AA, UK
Environ Pollut 157:1526-32. 2009
Fragments of antifouling paint and environmental geosolids have been sampled from the island of Malta and analysed for total and bioaccessible metals...
- Determination of airborne isocyanates generated during the thermal degradation of car paint in body repair shops
McGill University, 3450 University Street, FDA Building, Room 31, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3A 2A7
Ann Occup Hyg 50:385-93. 2006
Polyurethanes are widely used in car paint formulations. During thermal degradation, such polymeric systems can generate powerful asthmatic sensitizing agents named isocyanates...
- Lead levels in paint flakes from buildings in Nigeria: a preliminary study
J K C Nduka
Pure and Industrial Chemistry Department, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, Anambra State, Nigeria
Toxicol Ind Health 24:539-42. 2008
Lead is a malleable metal previously used to improve the durability and color luster of paint applied in homes and on industrial structures such as bridges. Lead has deleterious effects on multiple organs in humans...
- The high cost of improper removal of lead-based paint from housing: a case report
David E Jacobs
Office of Healthy Homes and Lead Hazard Control, U S Department of Housing and Urban Development, Washington, DC 20410, USA
Environ Health Perspect 111:185-6. 2003
The costs of lead-based paint hazard control in housing are well documented, but the costs of cleanup after improper, inherently dangerous, methods of removing lead-based paint are not...
- Modeling methylene chloride exposure-reduction options for home paint-stripper users
D M Riley
Center for Energy and Environmental Studies, Princeton University, New Jersey 08544, USA
J Expo Anal Environ Epidemiol 10:240-50. 2000
Home improvement is a popular activity, but one that can also involve exposure to hazardous substances. Paint stripping is of particular concern because of the high potential exposures to methylene chloride, a solvent that is a potential ..
- [About an insecticidal paint for controlling Triatoma infestans, in Bolivia]
João Carlos Pinto Dias
Centro de Pesquisas Rene Rachou, Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz, Belo Horizonte, MG
Rev Soc Bras Med Trop 41:79-81. 2008
Preliminary evaluations of an insecticidal paint based on diazinon, chlorpyrifos and pyriproxyfen in a micro-encapsulated formulation (Inesfly 5A IGR) have shown that it has effective and persistent activity against Triatoma infestans ..
- Childhood lead poisoning from paint chips: a continuing problem
State University of New York Downstate Medical Center Kings County Hospital Center, Department of Emergency Medicine, Brooklyn, NY 11201, USA
J Urban Health 79:491-501. 2002
..implemented to decrease the amount of environmental lead by decreasing the content of lead in gasoline and indoor paint. However, almost 30 years after these laws were passed, inner-city housing with leaded paint still exists...
- Risk of childhood leukemia and parental self-reported occupational exposure to chemicals, dusts, and fumes: results from pooled analyses of German population-based case-control studies
Institut für Medizinische Statistik und Dokumentation der Johannes Gutenberg Universität Mainz, Germany
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 9:835-8. 2000
- A preliminary study of residential paint lead concentrations in Johannesburg
The Watson Institute for International Scholars, Brown University, 111 Thayer Street, Brown University, Box 1970, Providence, RI 02912 1970, USA
Environ Res 98:279-83. 2005
..South Africa, relatively little attention has been devoted to the potential for childhood exposure to lead used in paint. This is one of the first studies undertaken on the African continent to report on the presence of lead-based ..
- Childhood lead exposure in South Africa
S Afr Med J 93:313. 2003
- Exposures in the painting trades and paint manufacturing industry and risk of cancer among men and women in Sweden
Linda Morris Brown
Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, 6120 Executive Boulevard, Room 8026, MSC 7244, Bethesda, MD 20892 7244, USA
J Occup Environ Med 44:258-64. 2002
..this study investigated variations in cancer risk by gender associated with employment in painting trades and paint manufacturing...
- The prevalence of lead-based paint hazards in U.S. housing
David E Jacobs
U S Department of Housing and Urban Development, Office of Healthy Homes and Lead Hazard Control, Washington, DC 20410, USA
Environ Health Perspect 110:A599-606. 2002
In this study we estimated the number of housing units in the United States with lead-based paint and lead-based paint hazards. We included measurements of lead in intact and deteriorated paint, interior dust, and bare soil...
- Ocular symptoms, tear film stability, nasal patency, and biomarkers in nasal lavage in indoor painters in relation to emissions from water-based paint
Department of Medical Science Occupational and Environmental Medicine, University Hospital, Uppsala University, 751 85 Uppsala, Sweden
Int Arch Occup Environ Health 83:733-41. 2010
Despite the decreased use of solvent-based paint (SBP) and increased use of water-based paints (WBP) with possible risk for microbial growth, few health studies are available...
- Lead in paint: three decades later and still a hazard for African children?
South African Medical Research Council, Johannesburg, South Africa
Environ Health Perspect 115:321-2. 2007
..Surveys undertaken in South Africa have shown that a large proportion of children are exposed to lead from a variety of sources...
- The effects of a copper-based antifouling paint on mortality and enzymatic activity of a non-target marine organism
Section of Zoology and Marine Biology, Department of Biology, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, University Campus, Panepistimioupolis, Athens 157 84, Greece
Mar Pollut Bull 46:1491-4. 2003
..The leaching of the toxic substances from the matrix of the paint causes toxic effects not only to the fouling organisms but also on other "non-target" biota...
- National evaluation of the US Department of Housing and Urban Development Lead-Based Paint Hazard Control Grant Program: study methods
National Center for Healthy Housing, Research and Evaluation, 10227 Wincopin Circle, Suite 100, Columbia, MD 21044, USA
Environ Res 98:315-28. 2005
- The formation of ultra-fine particles during ozone-initiated oxidations with terpenes emitted from natural paint
Rheo B Lamorena
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, 373 1 Guseong dong, Yuseong Gu, Daejeon 305 701, Republic of Korea
J Hazard Mater 141:245-51. 2007
The formation of secondary products during the ozone-initiated oxidations with biogenic VOCs emitted from natural paint was investigated in this study...
- Photocatalytic surface reactions on indoor wall paint
Material Analysis and Indoor Chemistry, Fraunhofer Wilhelm Klauditz Institute, Bienroder Weg 54 E, 38108 Braunschweig, Germany
Environ Sci Technol 41:6573-8. 2007
..Secondary emissions from the reaction of paint constituents were observed on exposure to light...
- Polyanions protect against the in vitro pulmonary toxicity of polycationic paint components associated with the Ardystil syndrome
P H Hoet
Laboratory of Pneumology (Unit of Lung Toxicology, K.U. Leuven, Herestraat 49, Leuven, B-3000, Belgium
Toxicol Appl Pharmacol 175:184-90. 2001
The polycationic paint components of the Acramin F system have led to severe pulmonary disease in textile printing sprayers in Spain and Algeria (Ardystil syndrome)...
- Characterization and reduction of formaldehyde emissions from a low-VOC latex paint
John C S Chang
Air Pollution Prevention and Control Division, National Risk Management Research Laboratory, U S Environmental Protection Agency, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27711, USA
Indoor Air 12:10-6. 2002
The patterns of formaldehyde emission from a low volatile organic compound (VOC) latex paint applied to gypsum board were measured and analyzed by small environmental chamber tests...
- The influence of common area lead hazards and lead hazard control on dust lead loadings in multiunit buildings
Sherry L Dixon
National Center for Healthy Housing, Columbia, Maryland 21044, USA
J Occup Environ Hyg 2:659-66. 2005
..common areas, and who receive certain forms of federal assistance are generally required to address lead-based paint hazards in those common areas...
- Global approach to reducing lead exposure and poisoning
Pamela A Meyer
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Coordinating Center for Environmental Health and Injury Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, NE, Mailstop F 64, Atlanta, GA 30333, United States
Mutat Res 659:166-75. 2008
..In addition, we recommend three primary prevention strategies for lead poisoning: identify sources, eliminate or control sources, and monitor environmental exposures and hazards...
- Evaluation of lead hazard control treatments in four Massachusetts communities through analysis of blood-lead surveillance data
Battelle Memorial Institute, Measurement and Data analysis Sciences, 505 King Avenue, Columbus, OH 43201, USA
Environ Res 99:214-23. 2005
..These findings show that LHC efforts are successful in reducing children's blood-lead levels...
- A study of urban housing demolition as a source of lead in ambient dust on sidewalks, streets, and alleys
Mark R Farfel
Kennedy Krieger Research Institute, 707 North Broadway, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
Environ Res 99:204-13. 2005
..changes in ambient dust lead (Pb) levels associated with the demolition of older row houses containing lead paint in Baltimore, MD, USA...
- A multihazard, multistrategy approach to home remediation: results of a pilot study
Urban Public Health Program, Hunter College, CUNY, 425 East 25th Street, NY 10010, USA
Environ Res 99:294-306. 2005
..To address this gap, a multihazard, multimethod intervention, addressing deteriorated lead-based paint and lead dust, vermin, mold, and safety hazards was pilot-tested in a sample of 70 pre-1940 dwellings...