FAQ

  • Q. What is an epoxy resin?
  • Q. What contributes to the chemical resistance and bonding characteristics of epoxy?
  • Q. What is epoxy equivalent weight (EEW)?
  • Q. Why do some solid epoxy resins sinter on storage?
  • Q. Why do some liquid epoxy resins crystallize upon storage?
  • Q. How can crystallization be avoided?
  • Q. What is a curing agent?
  • Q. What is active hydrogen equivalent weight (AHEW)?
  • Q. What does phr mean?
  • Q. How do I select the right curing agent?
  • Q. What is a coating?
  • Q. What is the difference between a 1-pack and a 2-pack epoxy coating?
  • Q. How can the chemical resistance of epoxy coatings be improved?
  • Q. What is amine blush?
  • Q. How to reduce amine blush?
  • Q. What is surface preparation?
  • Q. What methods of surface preparation are available to the end user? How are they selected?
  • Q. Why should I use reactive diluents in my coating ?
  • Q. Which reactive diluent should I use?
  • Q. How much reactive diluent is permissible in a coating?
  • Q. What system do you recommend for self leveling flooring?
  • Q. What system do you recommend for low temperature cure?
  • Q. What are the advantages of phenalkamines?
  • Q. What products are recommended for Fusion Bonded Epoxy powder coatings?