Chapter 1. General Principles of Coating Formulation

  1. Dwight G. Weldon

Published Online: 13 MAR 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470744673.ch1

Failure Analysis of Paints and Coatings, Revised Edition

Failure Analysis of Paints and Coatings, Revised Edition

How to Cite

Weldon, D. G. (2009) General Principles of Coating Formulation, in Failure Analysis of Paints and Coatings, Revised Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470744673.ch1

Author Information

  1. Weldon Laboratories, Inc, PO Box 40, Imperial, PA 15126, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 13 MAR 2009
  2. Published Print: 13 MAR 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470697535

Online ISBN: 9780470744673

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Keywords:

  • coating formulation - general principles;
  • failure analysis of paints and coatings;
  • structure of epoxy (oxirane) group;
  • pigments and affecting coating's corrosion resistance;
  • compatibility and rate of evaporation of solvents;
  • pigment-to-binder ratio;
  • chemistry or mechanics of formulating coating;
  • ratio of pigment to binder

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Binders

  • Pigments

  • Solvents

  • Additives

  • Formulation Concepts: Pigment-to-Binder Ratio

  • Formulation Concepts: Pigment-Volume Concentration

  • Formulation Concepts: Density, Weight Solids and Volume Solids

  • References