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SOLVENTS IN THE SCHOOL

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Location

Type or Source of Inhalant

Prevention Strategy

Use Water Based Products

Supervise Use

School Supplies

cements & glues
typewriter correction fluid
permanent markers
dry erase markers
ditto machine fluid

Wood Shop

paints, varnishes, stains
paint thinner
contact cement

Graphic Arts

rubber cement
printing inks
spray paints/clear finishes
typewriter correction fluid

Auto Shop

degreasers
solvents, refrigerant/coolant
brake fluid, gasoline

Auto Body

lacquers, lacquer thinners

Cosmetology

nail polish
nail polish remover
hair spray

Culinary Arts

spray shortening
whipping cream in cans
whipping cream cartridges

Source: Bureau of Substance Abuse Services, Massachusetts Department of Public Health

 

 

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