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.
ACA serves as a forceful and effective advocate and voice on legislative, regulatory and judicial issues at the federal, state and local levels.
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ACA’s programs and affiliates are responsible for some of the association and industry’s most essential work. Together, ACA programs and affiliates help raise the visibility and profile of industry.
As the official trade publication of the ACA, CoatingsTech delivers high quality content on major industry updates, science & technology solutions, legislative and regulatory news, and market insights.
CoatingsTech’s 5th annual Green Coatings/Sustainability Issue has been published in April. Included is a major update on sustainability in the coatings industry, as well as highlighted products and technologies introduced to meet the sustainability challenge. Featured articles explore a novel Cashew Nutshell Liquid-based waterborne Zn-rich primer system and the replacement of traditional organic preservatives with proteins and peptides. A laboratory apparatus and testing equipment guide rounds out the issue.
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