The American Coatings Association (ACA) represents both companies and professionals working in the paint and coatings industry.
The paint and coatings industry is an important and dynamic part of our nation’s economy, and plays a key role in creating products that help preserve and protect everything, from our every day objects to our most important infrastructure.
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It’s October and the industry’s attention is on the upcoming Western Coatings Show in Las Vegas. Suppliers products and services are previewed in the issue. Editorial highlights include a focus on waterborne industrial resins and an examination of high performance coating materials from recycled sources. Rounding out the issue is a study on freight rail and the demand for rail rolling stock coatings.
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ACA Conflict Minerals Guidance
Guide to Training Hazardous Materials Employees Involved in Transportation (Fourth Edition)
PCR for Architectural Coatings
Static Electricity Guide