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Deflecting the Assault by Salt

An often-invisible enemy of coating performance—soluble salt and chemical contamination—is the focus of the newest PaintSquare Video Learning Center how-to.

Webinar Looks At Analyzing Soluble Salts

A look at selecting specific procedures for retrieving soluble salts and determining the concentration of salts will be the focus of a free upcoming webinar by SSPC and JPCL.


Articles (3)

Top of the News

Why surface preparation is important

by Robert Barnhart, Debbie Mericle, Chuck Mobley, Tom Hocking, Jeff Bogran, and Ernestine McDaniel

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Webinars (1)

Holding the Blast: Challenges and Impacts on Project Scheduling

Many specifications contain stipulations that the surface area that has been abrasive blast cleaned be primed-in within 4 hours, 8 hours or “within the same work shift.” The reason...


Video Learning Center (8)

Application: A PaintSquare Video Education Series

The PaintSquare Pro Video Series: A collection of technical presentations hosted by in cooperation with SSPC

A collection of archived webinars hosted by focused on coatings application.

Coatings Technology: A PaintSquare Video Education Series

The PaintSquare Pro Video Series: A collection of technical presentations hosted by in cooperation with SSPC

A collection of archived webinars hosted by focused on coatings technology and their applications.

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Featured Companies (1)

CHLOR*RID International

CHLOR*RID International is a world leader in non-visible contaminant training and manufacturer of test kits and soluble salt removers. CHLOR*RID International also manufactures a surface pas...


Standards (1)

Methods of Validating Equivalence to ISO 8502-9 on Measurement of the Levels of Soluble Salts

issued by NACE

New in 2010! Describes a method to show equivalence of other methods for measuring the level of...


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HoldTight Solutions Inc.

Our HoldTight®102 salt remover & flash rust
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US Minerals
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PreTox Products - NexTec, Inc.
GOT LEAD? Specify Pretox System products

The ONLY Lead Stabilizer Compatible with All Paint Removal Methods. Works with all Blast Media: Grits | Recyclable Abrasives | CO2 | Water | Power Tools | Etc. Call Dave Steffen at 800.338.8296.

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Termarust (HR CSA) Chemically Stops
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