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Tuesday, 12 November 2019
Applications

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

723 item(s) for Applications
4 Jun 10
Intumescent topcoat offers protection against fire

When fire attacks the topcoat it causes a chemical reaction which makes the topcoat expand to form a non-flammable protective layer that insulates the surface over which it has been applied.

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3 Jun 10
Effects on cathodic delamination investigated

Cathodic delamination is one of the major modes of failure for organic coatings immersed in seawater and refers to the weakening or loss of adhesion between the coating and the substrate. In a newwork, the effects of various parameters on this failure mode have been investigated.

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21 May 10
Pointing, sealing, cementing or filling with a new product series

The new reliable and easy-to-use materials make assembly or repair work simpler.

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19 May 10
Potential antifouling substance can cause paler fish

The sedative medetomidine has proved effective at inhibiting fouling and is now being trialled by the EU as an ingredient for the antifouling paints of the future.

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19 May 10
Cigarette butts prevent corrosion

According to one estimate, some 4.5 trillion cigarette butts from spent smokes make their way into the environment every year. In this study, the cigarette butts are applied as corrosion inhibitor.

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Switchable adhesives to disassemble carpet tiles
 
29 Apr 10
How rotor blades defy the forces of nature

Special epoxy resin systems and coatings make rotor blades of wind turbines resistant

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27 Apr 10
High-gloss paint developed for Formula 1 team

Gloss for Vodafone McLaren Mercedes Formula 1 race car comes from AkzoNobel.Jenson Button and Lewis Hamilton drive this new car for the next time at the Spain Grand Prix in Barcelona, which is bingheld on 2 May.

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27 Apr 10
Nano-additives drive environmental coatings forward

Small amounts of a nanoparticle additive can significantly improve the performance of waterborne coatings and so broaden the field of application for environmental coatings thus remarkably contributeto the world wide reduction of VOCs.

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26 Apr 10
Jet coatings support land speed record attempt

The British-built rocket and jet-powered supersonic car has been coated in paints designed for high-flying jets and military aircraft.

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