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Wednesday, January 15, 2014

True or false: Unlike their roles in entertainment and boxing, promoters in coatings induce, alter, or accelerate chemical reactions.


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Tuesday, January 14, 2014
What solvent is used in the solvent rub test for cure of inorganic zinc coatings?

Monday, January 13, 2014
True or false: In a JPCL article describing a study about surface preparation of repair mortars in wastewater treatment plants, the authors concluded that broom finishing was superior to abrasive blasting in producing surfaces for the successful application of protective coatings.

Friday, January 10, 2014
True or false: ISO 12944, Part 5 lists 9 factors that are important for the durability of a protective coating system.

Thursday, January 9, 2014
In abrasive blasting work, how small do dust particles have to be to make them respirable?

Wednesday, January 8, 2014
True or false: Flake-filled, novolac vinyl esters have been successfully used on scrubber modules, exit ducts and stacks in fossil-fueled power plants.

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