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Passing the Test
Durability: Grading of the green

From JAC, April/May 2006

by Allen Zielnik, Atlas Materials Testing Technology LLC

Do eco-friendly coatings measure up in the performance exam? The subject may require further study...
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Tagged categories: ASTM; ASTM D1640; ASTM D2486; ASTM D2805; ASTM D3450; ASTM D4400; ASTM D523; ASTM E313; California Air Resources Board; EPA; Green coatings; Green Guard; Green Seal; Hazardous air pollutants; Hiding power; LEED; Low-VOC; Master Painters Institute (MPI); Performance testing; Sag resistance; Scrub resistance; U.S. Green Building Council

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