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What type of generic coating is required to protect the inside of a tank containing liquid with pH ranging from 2 to 13 and operated at 65-80 degrees Celsius? Why?

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From norbert ackermann of anticorrosion service on May 22, 2019:
The best coating system for the above-mentioned conditions would be a novolac vinyl ester with a DFT of at least 500 microns.

From Steve Brunner of WPC Technologies on May 6, 2019:
A thermoset epoxy phenolic coating is generally specified for this pH and temperature range.

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