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GLRPPR Sector Resource: Controlling Viscosity in High-Solids Paints

Controlling Viscosity in High-Solids Paints

This fact sheet discusses the cost and VOC reduction benefits associated with using paints with a high solids (40%) content versus paints with a lower solids (20%) content. Processing issues are also discussed.


Purdue University

Resource Type:
Fact sheet/checklist

Date of Publication:
January 1997

Associated Sectors:

GLRPPR is a member of the Pollution Prevention Resource Exchange, a national network of regional information centers: NEWMOA (Northeast), WRRC (Southeast), GLRPPR (Great Lakes), ZeroWasteNet (Southwest), P2RIC (Plains), Peaks to Prairies (Mountain), WSPPN (Pacific Southwest), PPRC (Northwest).


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