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Tuesday, 27 June 2017
Protective & Marine coatings

See what´s going on in the field of protective and marine coatings. Follow current news on new developments and products.

231 item(s) for Protective & Marine coatings
26 Jun 17
Smart anticorrosive coatings with multifunctional characteristics

A review emphasises the effects of self-healing and anti-fouling coatings for corrosion inhibition of metallic materials. Furthermore novel coatings with anticorrosive characteristics that outweigh the restriction of the use of conventional formulations have been discussed.

20 Jun 17
Do novel hybrid coatings protect aluminum alloys from corrosion?

What corrosion protection properties do three novel eco-friendly hybrid epoxy-silicon (EP-S) coatings have in comparison to commercial epoxy (EP) coatings on aluminum alloys? This question was in the centre of a research work by international scientists.

12 Jun 17
Turning the surface properties from highly hydrophobic to highly hydrophilic

New nanomaterials with tunable wettability have been developed by scientists at Swansea University. They show promise to replace more expensive and hazardous materials used for applications ranging from antifouling to waterproofing surfaces.

5 Jun 17
Developing polyimide-copper antifouling coatings

Researchers at Ningbo Institute of Materials Technology and Engineering have developed polyimide-copper antifouling coatings with capsule structures for a sustainable release of copper biocides. The results were remarkable.

5 May 17
Cyclic polymers as advanced materials for surface modification

Cyclic versus linear: Belgian researchers from University of Ghent have proved that cyclic polymers are superior to their linear counterparts in many respects.

19 Apr 17
Improved corrosion protection with flake-type zinc-phosphate particles

Scientists have demontrated that coatings with flake-type zinc-phosphate particles exhibit better corrosion protection than spheroidal particles.

17 Apr 17
Diffusion of amphiphiles in silicone-based fouling-release coatings

In a study, Danish researchers present a novel method for the measurement of diffusion coefficients of PEG-based amphiphiles of different chemistries in PDMS-based fouling-release coatings.

3 Apr 17
Novel hydrophobic nanocomposites for natural gas pipelines coatings

Polyvinylidene fluoride nanocomposites were successfully prepared by solvent casting approach using graphene oxide and 3-aminopropyltriethoxysilane-graphene oxide as nanofillers.

15 Mar 17
Cerium tartrate as inhibitor pigment for corrosion protection in epoxy coatings

The efficiency of corrosion inhibition of a new pigment, cerium tartrate, on aluminium alloy was studied.

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