Water-based paint

Water-based paint

Any paint that can be thinned with water. Includes oil-bound or emulsion paints, whose binder is insoluble in water, but which can be thinned with water.

water-based paint

A paint capable of being thinned or diluted with water; for example, casein paint, latex paint, vinyl paint.
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Northern Powergrid has wanted to explore switching to water-based paint for some time, however, until now water-based paints have needed temperatures of 20[degrees]C+ to dry--an impossible aim for an operator battling the inclement weather of Northern England.
In 2004, it became one of the first companies in the world to introduce a water-based paint system which significantly lowered the environmental impact of its cars.
QWHAT is the best way to remove water-based paint from decking made from preserved timber?
Philip Gornall, by email AIF YOU used a water-based paint then it sounds like the paint was old and has gone off.
5FRESHEN Oil-based white wood paints tend to yellow over time, so for woodwork that stays white use water-based paint, which is mostly available in satin and eggshell finishes.
Daley's 5ft 9in (1.75m) frame was covered from head to toe in a water-based paint, with the design created by British body-painting artist, Emma Fay.
Tokyo, Dec 10, 2014 - (JCN Newswire) - Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd., in an industry first, today announced the development of a bio-derived, water-based paint that can be used to paint the plastic chassis of servers, PCs, and other ICT equipment.
The product is finished with water-based paint, combining durability with a quick drying time and fewer emission odors.
Inside, Airbus will use a water-based paint wherever possible, one of the most environmentally friendly types of paint available.
It can be used over surfaces without changing their look and can also be painted over with another water-based paint. On windows, the coating allows through approximately 92% of visible light and frosts windows for security.
At only 15 grams per square meter of vehicle body surface, the extremely low VOC emissions volume makes Aqua-tech the least polluting water-based paint system in the world.