Emulsion paint


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emulsion paint

[ə′məl·shən ‚pānt]
(materials)
Paint whose vehicle is an emulsion of a binder (oil, resin, latex, and so on) in water.
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Emulsion paint

A paint consisting of small particles of synthetic resin and pigments suspended in water. When the water evaporates, the resin particles form a film that binds the pigments.
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emulsion paint

A paint composed of small beads of resin binder which are dispersed, along with pigments, in water. On evaporation of the water, the resin particles coalesce to form a film which adheres to the surface and binds the pigment particles.
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The concentration of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbon (PAHs) in the emulsion paint samples was determined and it was found that these paint samples actually contain PAHs but in varying amounts.
In this study, we have used commercial acrylic emulsion paint manufactured by Kansai [Nerolac.sup.R] (Mumbai).
Table 1: Composition of mill base component Component Weight (%) Titanium dioxide [(Rutile, 4.1 g/cm.sup.3)] 38.0 Talc [(2.7 g/cm.sup.3)] 27.0 Additives 2.0 Water 33.0 Total weight 100.00 Solid content by weight 65% and fineness of grind <10 [micro]m Table 2: Emulsion paint formulations with different PVC Composition Series A, based on Acrylic A1 A2 A3 A4 Mill base 36.62 41.9 47.1 52.31 Acrylic 30.91 30.91 30.91 30.91 Urabrid -- -- -- -- Alkyd -- -- -- -- Additives (a) 8.6 8.4 8.2 8.0 Water 23.87 18.79 13.79 8.78 Total weight 100 100 100 100 PVC (%) 30.7 33.3 36.2 38.7 Composition Formula no.
Furthermore, the emulsion paint also does not leave any trace of odour after six hours of application.
It is possible to buy acrylic products mixed with emulsion paint, and a number of readymade tinted acrylic glazes, which make life a lot easier.
Dow Corning 87 additive is a silicone resin emulsion designed for use in acrylic emulsion paint. Dow Corning 88 additive is a silane/siloxane blend that is effective at improving water resistance both in acrylic emulsion paint containing polar solvents and in solvent-based systems.
Newlife takes emulsion paint from the waste stream and reprocesses it into premium quality emulsion paint.
TOP tips for...using emulsion EMULSION paint doesn't separate as much as oil-based paint, but you should still stir it well before using it, reaching right down to the bottom of the tin.
In the latest one yesterday, the couple woke to find their car, which was parked on their drive way, had been covered in emulsion paint by vandals - the second time since they bought it eight weeks ago.
The event takes place on Saturday and volunteers should have left-over emulsion paint and brushes from their last room make-over and be happy to be photographed and interviewed as part of the project.
But they are short of items such as tins of emulsion paint, old clothes, sheets, and anything else that could help make costumes and scenery for their end of holiday performance on September 4 at St Chad's.