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How to Formulate Paints: Improving Control on Formulation with Volume Parameters (CHM173C)

Presented by: Dr. François Magnin
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Understanding Paint Formulations and its Key Parameters

Paint formulations are complex: they can contain a variety of solid particles, pigments and fillers, dispersed in a binder matrix. Selecting the right amount of the different components is critical to achieve cost effective products with optimum specific properties such as brightness or opacity.

In this presentation expert speaker Dr. François Magnin will help you in understanding the basics of paint formulations and the role that key parameters as Pigment Volume, Volume Solid and Pigment Volume Concentration (PVC) play.

Session highlights:

  • Definition of a paint and how they are formulated
  • Main volume parameters: How to define and how to calculate them
  • Impact of the Critical Pigment Volume Concentration (CPVC)
  • Correlation between volume parameters and paint properties (price, brightness, opacity, etc.)
  • Examples of a variety of formulations
  • Gain knowledge on paint formulations and raw materials
  • Developed understanding of key parameters and their impact on paint properties
  • Learn how to optimize paint formulations with theory and practical examples

Who Should Attend

  • Research and Development Personnel
  • Senior Consulting Scientist
  • Product Manager
  • Global Technology Leader
  • CEO
  • President
  • Accounts Administrator
  • Paint & Coatings Formulators
  • Resin Producers
  • Cleaners and Paint Strippers Formulators
    About Our Speaker(s)

    Dr. François Magnin | Chemical Industry SpeakerDr. François Magnin
    Dr Francois Magnin developed his expertise in the coating industry over the last 10 years. After obtaining a PhD in Physical Chemistry from the Ecole Supérieure de Physique et de Chimie Industrielles (ESPCI) in Paris, he worked for Rhodia (now part of Solvay) in a variety of Technical Manager roles. During this time ... More info

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