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Daily Quiz (6)

True or false: Where insulation is required to maintain hot service in tanks and piping, thermal insulative coatings are now sometimes used in place of insulating wraps covered with metallic jackets.

What type of a coating contains an acid source, a carbon source, and a blowing agent?

True or False: Soy-based materials have been used in paints and in spray foam insulation.

A 15-month study of wall assemblies for insulation and moisture resistance conducted in Charleston, SC, by the U.S. Department of Energy found which type to perform the best?

A 15-month study of wall assemblies for insulation and moisture resistance conducted in Charleston, S.C. by the U.S. Department of Energy found which type to perform the best?

True or false: EIFS (exterior insulating and finishing system) often includes an air barrier, an insulation layer, a reinforced polymer cement basecoat, and a textured finish coat


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DeFelsko Corporation
PosiTest Automatic Adhesion Tester

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Hempel (USA) Inc.

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ITW Binks
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From Epoxies to Urethanes to other high solid coatings, the new Binks Airless 75 delivers a great finish using an ergonomic design. Visit for more information.

Ethox Chemicals LLC
Ethoflex® ER instantly upgrades your epoxy!

The only epoxy additive that improves flexibility, corrosion resistance, toughness, and adhesion, without hurting pot life, cure time, or increasing VOCs.

SAFE Systems, Inc.
Portable Blast &
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Abrasives Inc.
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Clemco Industries Corp.
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