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Thursday, 18 October 2018

Here you will find current news on a variety of applications fields for coatings including automotive coatings, marine coatings, protectice coatings, industrial coatings as well as on decorative and architectural coatings

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15 Oct 18
Why does concrete swell and crack?

A project funded by the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNF) and coordinated by Empa is investigating the "concrete disease" alkali-aggregate reaction (AAR).

15 Oct 18
October issue of EC Journal: All about ACE coatings

The October issue of European Coatings Journal is out and features a full package on ACE coatings: a market report, a product overview and exclusive expert voices. The magazine is also available in European Coatings 360°.

10 Oct 18
Self-healing mechanisms in smart protective coatings

Scientists recently published a report with a comprehensive and updated overview of self-healing mechanisms in intelligent protective layers.

9 Oct 18
Development of a highly corrosion-resistant copolymer for metal surfaces

Recently, scientists investigated the corrosion behavior of AISI 316 stainless steel coated with modified fluoropolymer in marine condition.

5 Oct 18
Effect of orange peel attribute of automotive finishes on their blackness perception

In a new paper, the perceived blackness of ten specific automotive finishes with different levels of orange peel attribute is investigated under the diffuse illumination condition.

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1 Oct 18
Bio-based treatment versus benzotriazole on corroded copper surfaces

Scientists recently compared a bio-based corrosion inhibitor versus benzotriazole (BTA) on corroded copper surfaces.

26 Sep 18
Possibilities of particle-bed 3D printing in concrete construction

A recently published article provides an overview of different particle-bed 3D printing techniques for the production of concrete elements.

25 Sep 18
Improving the appearance of multilayer films on automotive bodies

Scientists recently clarified the mechanism leading to unevenness in 3-coat-1-bake multilayer films and improved the appearance by using an acrylic resin with a low glass transition temperature in the basecoat.

21 Sep 18
Antibacterial activity of PLA-based biodegradable nanocomposite coatings

Researchers recently developed PLA-based nanocomposite coatings with Norfloxacin and AgNPs, which have an antibacterial effect against E. coli and S. aureus.

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