Volatile Organic Compounds

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  • Often Abbreviated as VOC
  • Chemicals with high vapor pressure at room temperature (see also Standard Operating Conditions )
  • Useful in paints, and resins, or as solvents
  • Can be a health risk and/or pollutant if not managed correctly
  • Can also result from combustion and some industrial processes
  • Main method of industrial reduction is with some form of a Gas Scrubber

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