Safe & Effective Use of Floor Finish Strippers (continued)
Permanent vision loss starts within 10 seconds after a worker splashes stripper concentrate into the eye.
Immediately flushing the eyes with water is essential to stop the damage from getting worse.
Skin burns start to develop in seconds as well. Quickly washing the burned area with water usually avoids permanent damage.
Harmful chemicals in strippers can be absorbed through skin to poison the user.
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