Abrasive blasting uses compressed air or water to direct a high speed stream of an abrasive material to clean an object or surface, remove burrs, apply a texture, or prepare a surface for paint or another type of coating. Learn safety tips from PEC about Abrasive Blasting.
Abrasive blasting not only creates high levels of noise and dust, but may also cause toxic chemicals to enter the air. Be sure to use the appropriate PPE and understand what controls are in place to protect you from abrasive blasting hazards.
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