Durability and Weathering

The durability of a coating is typically assessed by exposing it at selected outdoor locations to quantify the coating’s real-world performance.

By Cynthia Challener,  CoatingsTech Contributing Writer Despite growing interest around the world in the use of concrete and composite materials, wood remains widely used in exterior architectural applications, including siding, decking,…

Although a balance must be achieved between durability and decoration, improving durability is always an important goal of new product development efforts.

My interest in weathering has mainly been in finding out what kinds of defects and problems occur after coatings have been out in the field, what causes these failures, and…

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