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ASM Handbook, Volume 5B: Protective Organic Coatings

Editor: Kenneth B. Tator, KTA-Tator, Inc.   |   Hardcover   |   Product code: 05437G   |   ISBN: 978-1-62708-081-1

Classified as: Coating Materials Processing and Treatment

Price: $345.00 Member Price: $259.00

ASM Handbook, Volume 5B: Protective Organic Coatings is a completely new volume in the esteemed ASM Handbook series that fills a publication gap identified by Volume Editor Kenneth B. Tator and ASM International. Volume 5B addresses a need for comprehensive information on the part of industrial coating users, specifiers, and contractors. Industry respected authors and reviewers make this latest entry to ASM's Handbook series the authoritative source for industrial coating information worldwide. Plus, Volume 5B is the first Volume in the ASM Handbook series to be printed in full color.

Elemental Chemistry Introduction
Composition of a Paint Coating
Qualification Testing for Coating System Selection
Overview of Quality and the Standards, Programs, and Certifications Used in the Coatings Industry

Alkyd Resins
Acrylic Coatings
Epoxy Resins and Curatives
Polyvinylidene Fluoride-based Coatings Technology
Fluoroethylene Vinyl Ether Resins for High-Performance Coatings
Phenolic Coatings
Polyester and Vinyl Ester Coatings
Polyurethane Coatings
Polyurea-based Coatings
Polyaspartic Coatings
Polymeric Floor Coatings
Powder Coatings: Pipelines
Powder Coatings: Other Industries
Silicon-based Technologies in Coatings
Polysiloxane Hybrid Coatings
Smart Coatings and Nanotechnology Applications in Coatings
Bitumens – CoalTar and Asphalt Coatings
Wax-based Coating Systems
Zinc-Rich Coatings

Surface Preparation
Soluble Salts beneath Coatings
Coating Application Methods
Shop and Field Quality Control and Quality Assurance
Worker Health and Environmental Hazards Associated with Coating Application and Removal
Green Coatings
Coating Various Substrates

Pipeline Industry Coatings
Marine Coatings
Coatings Used in the Nuclear Industry
Bridge Coatings
Transportation-Railcar  Coatings
Guidance for the Use of Protective Coatings in Municipal Potable Water  Systems
Protective Coatings for Corrosion Control in Municipal Wastewater  Systems
Guidelines for Maintenance Coating of Steel Structures in Pulp and Paper  Mills
Coatings for Commercial Structures and Building Deficiencies that Affect Performance

Estimating the Cost of Industrial Painting Projects
Coating Deterioration
Coating Failure Analysis
Laboratory Testing
Coating Failures and Defects
Overview of Other Protection Methods


  • Publisher: ASM International
  • Published: 2015
  • Pages: 545
  • ISBN: 978-1-62708-081-1