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Paints, Coatings and Solvents

Paints, Coatings and Solvents

Werner Freitag (Editor), Dieter Stoye (Editor)

ISBN: 978-3-527-61186-7

Dec 2007

431 pages

Select type: O-Book


This book builds up on the success of the first edition of Paints, Coatings, and Solvents. The first edition has been completely revised, the second edition thus is an up-to-date overview of the industrial aspects of paints, coatings, and solvents including composition, production, processing, uses, and methods of analysis. Special attention is given to toxicology and environmental protection matters.

From reviews of the first edition:

'The publisher has successfully gathered together authors of international renown' (Current Engineering Practice)

'This book is a valuable read for anyone interested in this field' (Composites in Science and Technology)

'This work serves not only as a concise practical guide but is also an authoritative reference book essential to all chemists and chemical engineers working with paints, coatings, and solvents.' (Corrosion Reviews)
Historical Development
Composition of Paints
Film Formation
Future Outlook
Types of Paints and Coatings
Paint Systems
Pigments and Extenders
Paint Additives
Paint Removal
Production Technology
Paint Application
Properties and Testing
Environmental Protection and Toxicology