A constituent society of the American Coatings Association (ACA)

Speaker’s Tour: Vancouver

When:
November 15, 2017 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
2017-11-15T12:00:00-08:00
2017-11-15T13:00:00-08:00
Where:
Location TBA
Cost:
Free

Speaker: Alexandra Foguth

Title: COATEX RHEOLOGY 101 SEMINAR

Abstract:  Coatex, a division of the Arkema Group, with its core business of rheology modifiers and dispersants dedicated for waterbased coatings, both traditional and UV, will present its expertise in rheology through an introduction of theory, application, formulation, and finished product characteristics.

What Will I Learn?

  • Acrylic and Polyurethane thickener types and molecular structures
  • Thickening mechanisms
  • Design factors
  • Structure / Properties relationship
  • Applied rheology & the impact on final formulations