This softcover reprint of one of SSPC’s leading best sellers presents a comprehensive overview of basic coatings chemistry in an accessible, straightforward way. It:
Introduces the basics of paint composition and polymer design, cohesion and adhesion in paint systems, and the chemistry of film forming systems
Discusses the properties and function of resins, binders, pigments, solvents, additives, and other ingredients used in the formulation of protective coatings.
This book is an indispensable reference book for students and professionals alike.