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News (2)

SSPC Releases Publication Updates

Two publications—a standard for latex exterior coatings and a guide for lighting in industrial coating operations—have been updated under the direction of SSPC: The Society for Protective Co...

SSPC Revises ‘Paint 23’ Primer Standard

Performance requirements for latex primer used on steel surfaces are the focus of a newly updated coating standard by SSPC: The Society for Protective Coatings.


Articles (7)

New Product Spotlight

When Facelifts Fail

by Rick Huntley

It was supposed to be a quick freshener coat. Then blisters ballooned.

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Webinars (1)

Industrial Strength: Benefits of Waterborne Acrylic Coatings

The coatings industry constantly seeks greener and more sustainable solutions for protective coatings, due to increasing regulatory requirements and pressure from end-users and con...


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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Standards (5)

Standard Test Method for Open Time of Latex Paints

issued by ASTM

Latex paints dry very quickly which often causes difficulty in final appearance of painted area...

Standard Test Method for Leveling of Paints by Draw-Down Method

issued by ASTM

Leveling can affect the hiding and appearance of applied architectural coatings, the presence o...

Standard Test Method for Comparison of the Brush Drag of Latex Paints

issued by ASTM

As the brush drag of a paint increases, any natural tendency on the part of the painter to over...

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Fischer Technology Inc.

Paired with the PHASCOPE PMP10, Fischer’s new probe is quick and accurate for measuring thermally sprayed aluminum on stainless steel. Click to learn more.

Sherwin-Williams General Polymers Resinous Flooring App

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Atlantic Design, Inc.

The ADI HD40 Dust Collector is a smaller, more economical way to meet/ exceed Industry standards. Watch the video for details on our website. 866.Call.ADI

DeFelsko Corporation
PosiTector Surface Profile

Two solutions for measuring peak-to-valley surface profile height with or without replica tape.

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Jotun Paints Inc.
Jotachar JF750 - The Time Saving Solution

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