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October 22 - October 28, 2012

News and information about which area of the industry is most important, or of most interest, to you?

Answers Votes
Coating Materials 32%
Quality Control 18%
Program/Project Management 14%
Surface Preparation 14%
Health & Safety 11%
Coating Application 9%
Environmental Controls 2%

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Comment from leoncio ucancial, (10/22/2012, 9:32 AM)

Surface preparation is the basis for every good application elemental

Comment from Tim Ens, (10/25/2012, 5:50 PM)

Proper surface preperation is important, because without it the coating will not stay on.

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