TITLE

Should I try a leveling and wetting agent in my coatings formulation?

AUTHOR(S)
Gehlhoff, Leo
PUB. DATE
March 2000
SOURCE
Paint & Coatings Industry;Mar2000, Vol. 14 Issue 3, p58
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the addition of leveling and wetting agents to coatings. Effects on surface tension of coatings; Situations where leveling or wetting agents should be tried; Types of leveling and wetting agents; Use of hydrocarbon surfactants in a waterborne system; Formulation of fluorocarbon surfactants. INSETS: The effects of fluorocarbon surfactants on recoatability;Using fluorocarbon surfactants as dispersants.
ACCESSION #
2913129

 

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