TOPIC : LICENSES, PERMITS & FEES
SUBJECT: SPRAY PAINT BOOTH
KEY WORDS: MOTOR VEHICLE, AUTO BODY
CODE: ORD III-5
STATUTES: 780 CMR 419
ELEMENTS: Section 1: Pursuant to 780 CMR 419.1 through 419.3, all auto-body shops painting or performing any painting services upon automobiles or vehicles within the boundaries of the City of Lynn shall perform said painting services within the confines of a spray booth. A spray booth shall be a condition to the auto-body shop receiving a license from the City of Lynn to perform the auto-body work.
Section 2: All spray booths shall be constructed of approved non-combustable materials and equipped with mechanical ventilating systems. All spray spaces shall be ventilated with an exhaust system to prevent the accumulation of flammable mist or vapors. Where such spaces are not separately enclosed, noncombustible spray curtains shall be provided to restrict the spread of flammable vapors.
Section 3: All spray spaces shall be enclosed in fire separation assemblies with not less than a one-hour fire resistance rating. Floors shall be waterproofed and drained in an approved manner.