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epoxy resins,

group of synthetic resins used to make plasticsplastic,
any organic material with the ability to flow into a desired shape when heat and pressure are applied to it and to retain the shape when they are withdrawn. Composition and Types of Plastic
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 and adhesives. These materials are noted for their versatility, but their relatively high cost has limited their use. High resistance to chemicals and outstanding adhesion, durability, and toughness have made them valuable as coatings. Because of their high electrical resistance, durability at high and low temperatures, and the ease with which they can be poured or cast without forming bubbles, epoxy resin plastics are especially useful for encapsulating electrical and electronic components. Epoxy resin adhesives can be used on metals, construction materials, and most other synthetic resins. They are strong enough to be used in place of rivets and welds in certain industrial applications.
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New epoxy resin dispersions and unique water-borne curing agents are available for metal coatings that combine each of these important attributes.
Liquid epoxy resin with 30,000 tpa capacity; solid epoxy resin with a capacity of 20,000 tpa; solvent-based epoxy resin with a capacity of 10,000 tpa; formulated epoxy resin with a capacity of 15,000 tpa; diluents with a capacity of 10,000 tpa; and epoxy resin hardeners with a capacity of 15,000 tpa.
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Schiff base epoxy resins, including epoxy and azomethine (-CH=N-) groups, are characterized by high steel, copper, and aluminum substrate corrosion protection and high thermal stability, while maintaining low processing temperatures.
Unlike previous studies, preparation of polysiloxane-modified epoxy resins is not necessary in this method, which makes the preparation of polysiloxane-modified epoxy coatings simpler and more economical.
In the case of epoxy resins, the temperature is increased.