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GBlist: PVC Solvents/ABS glues
John: Has anyone suggested an alternative to the standard smelly
approach? This is a very serious outgassing concern, at least for a while.
Jorg Ostrowski, M. Arch. A.S. (MIT), B. Arch. (Toronto), Ecotect
in full-time professional practice since 1976 (Straw Bale since 1978),
3 demonstration projects in Canada built 1979, 1981, 1994, +80,000 visitors
- living a conserver lifestyle & working in a sustainable home and office
Web Site [under construction]: http://www.ucalgary.ca/~jdo/ecotecture.htm
On Wed, 23 Apr 1997, Jim Newman wrote:
> A client is complaining of his reaction to something in his house, and he
thinks it's PVC cleaner and/or solvent. There is a plumber working in the
house, of course. I have no doubt that PVC solvents could cause a reaction. I
just have no experience here.
> Is there some experience on this list with reactions to such solvents ? What do the reactions look like? What are the people reacting to?
> Jim Newman, Construction Forum, Inc.
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