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Global Markets And Advanced Technologies For Paints And Coatings -- Focus On Special-Purpose Coatings

HISTORY OF POWDER COATINGS 11

GOVERNMENT REGULATIONS 12

THE EUROPEAN UNION REGULATIONS 13

REACH 13

REGULATIONS IN THE U.S. 14

POLLUTION PREVENTION IN COATING APPLICATION PROCESSES 15

TABLE 1 POLLUTION PREVENTION OPTIONS FOR COATINGS PROCESSES 16

 

CHAPTER 4 COATING TECHNOLOGIES 18

OVERVIEW 18

COMPOSITION OF PAINTS 18

SOLVENTS 18

BINDERS 19

Urethanes 19

Epoxies 20

Polyesters 20

PIGMENTS 20

ADDITIVES 21

CLASSIFICATION OF PAINTS AND COATINGS 21

CLASSIFICATION BY TECHNOLOGY 21

Solvent-borne Coatings 21

Waterborne Paints 22

High-solids Paints 22

Powder Coatings 22

Radiation Curable Coatings 22

SOLVENT-BORNE COATING TECHNOLOGY 22

TYPES OF SOLVENT-BORNE COATING PRODUCTS 23

ALTERNATE COATING TECHNOLOGIES 23

TABLE 2 BENEFITS AND LIMITATIONS OF ALTERNATE COATINGS TO SOLVENT-BORNE

COATINGS 23

WATERBORNE COATING TECHNOLOGY 24

WATER-EMULSION POLYMERS 24

WATER-SOLUBILIZED POLYMERS 25

WATER-REDUCIBLE POLYMERS 25

WATERBORNE UV-CURABLE COATINGS 25

TYPES OF WATERBORNE COATINGS 25

SUBDIVISION OF WATERBORNE COATINGS 25

ADVANTAGES AND DISADVANTAGES OF WATERBORNE COATINGS 26

Advantages 26

Disadvantages 26

HIGH-SOLIDS COATINGS TECHNOLOGY 26

TYPES OF HIGH-SOLIDS COATINGS 27

ADVANTAGES AND DISADVANTAGES OF HIGH-SOLIDS COATINGS 27

Advantages 27

Disadvantages 27

APPLICATION METHODS OF HIGH-SOLIDS COATINGS 27

POWDER COATING TECHNOLOGY 28

TYPES OF POWDER COATINGS 28

THERMO-SET POWDER COATINGS 28

THERMOPLASTIC POWDER COATINGS 29

NEW DEVELOPMENTS IN POWDER COATING TECHNOLOGY 29

Can Coating 29

Powder Coating with Low-Temperature Cures 29

Powder Coating with Weathering Capabilities 29

Powder Coating with Thinner Films 29

ADVANTAGES AND DISADVANTAGES OF POWDER COATINGS 30

Advantages 30

Disadvantages 30

POWDER COATING APPLICATIONS 30

Automotive Applications 31

Appliance Applications 31

Outdoor Furniture and Lawn/garden Equipment Applications 31

Decorative Finishes 31

Fencing 32

Architectural/Building Construction Applications 32

Electrical/Electronic Applications 32

Nonmetallic Products Applications 32

Powder Coatings on Wood 32

Powder Coatings on Plastics 33

Miscellaneous Applications 33

Everyday Products 33

White Boards 33

Shelvings 33

Machinery, Equipment and Tools 33

Industrial Finishes 34

Lighting Fixtures 34

Indoor Applications 34

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