Switch to powder melts concern over VOCs at Polaris
Demand for its sport an recreation vehicles was at an all-time high when VOC emissions from a high-solids paint threatened to dim Polaris' rising star. Shifting to powder coatings keeps production in high gear
Polaris Industries, Roseau, Minn., started makiing snowmobiles in 1954 and now operates three plants in the Upper Midwest. In addition to snowmobiles, the company's products include personal watercraft and all-terrain vehicles [ATVs].