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Sunday, 22 January 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.

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2 Jan 17
Degradable polyurethane-organic release system prevents marine biofouling

Controlled release of antifoulant is critical for marine antibiofouling. Researchers have prepared polyurethane with degradable polyester segments and used it as release system for organic antifoulants.

21 Dec 16
Antifouling properties of marine bacteriocin incorporated epoxy based paint

Bacteriocin isolated from five different marine biofilm forming bacteria were evaluated for their antibacterial activities against each other.

22 Nov 16
Epoxy-silane hybrid coating enhances corrosion protection on galvanised steel

In a study, Indian researchers designed epoxy-silane hybrid coatings to investigate their anti-corrosion performance and adhesion on galvanised steel.

4 Nov 16
Chitosan-zinc oxide nanocomposite coatings prevent marine biofouling

Global concerns about the high toxicity of antifouling paints have highlighted the need to develop less toxic antifouling coatings. In a study, researchers tested the antifouling activity of chitosan-ZnO nanocomposite hybrid coatings.

21 Oct 16
Barnacle busting - research targets ship biofouling

Researchers have created an adhesive material that can help barnacle-fighting coatings stick to metal hulls better and longer, retain moisture and avoid the use of toxic chemicals and other pollutants.

25 Aug 16
Encapsulation and incorporation of sodium molybdate in polyurethane coatings

Sodium molybdate was evaluated by Belgian researchers from Vrije Universiteit Brussel as corrosion inhibitor for steel in brackish water.

24 Aug 16
Core/shell emulsion micro- and nanocontainers for water-based coatings

Gradual substitution of anticorrosive coating formulations revealing hazardous effects on the environment by eco-friendly ones is nowadays an ongoing trend in the coating industry.

8 Aug 16
Improving the performance of anticorrosive coatings with graphene

Iranian researchers from Institute for Color Science and Technology improved the anticorrosive properties of polymeric coatings by using graphene and creating nanocomposite structures.

15 Jul 16
Efficient antifouling properties based on hydrogel layer of polyacrylamide coatings

Pursuit of robust antifouling coatings is a persistent objective for marine materials. Researchers investigated a series of polyacrylamide resins with a self-generating hydrogel layer, arising from the polymerisation of acrylamide (AM), butyl acrylate, methacrylic acid and AM derivatives.

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