Established in Jul. 1998, Managing Editor: Mark Drukenbrod, Free membership
, launched by VerticalNet, Inc.
Paint and Coatings has been developed expressly for coatings technologists and scientists working in the paint and coatings industries, including inks and thick film printable conductors.
Its audience is comprised of chemical engineers, process engineers, chemists, coatings business managers and executives, laboratory personnel, production personnel and others involved in coatings manufacture and services for the coatings industry. Specific industries include paint, ink, organic and inorganic pigments, additives, polymer production, production of specialty chemicals, pollution prevention, hazardous waste control and other types of environmental protection. Visitors to the site may be members of the Federation of Societies for Coatings Technology (FSCT), the National Association of Printing Ink Manufacturers (NAPIM), the American Chemical Society (ACS), the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE), or be employed by companies belonging to the Chemical Manufacturers Association (CMA) or the Specialty Organic Chemical Manufacturers Association (SOCMA), or other industries belonging to SIC 28.
Among the technical activities that visitors might be involved in are: paint or ink manufacturing, chemical processing, chemical synthesis, chemical reactions and reactors, process control, emissions control, maintenance repair and operations (MRO), process engineering, project engineering, , chemical distillation, process design, energy management, heat transfer or heat exchange processes, chemical refining, powder and bulk solids processing, mixing, dispersion, colloid stabilization or production.
Among the types of equipment and services that are described on Paint and Coatings are: process equipment, chemical reactors, distillation equipment, media mills, mixers, conveyors, fluid handling equipment, process control systems, air pollution control equipment (including volatile organic compounds, or VOCs), water pollution control equipment, solid waste processing equipment, filtration systems, pilot plants, heat transfer equipment, vacuum processing, high pressure equipment, size reduction, cooling towers, pressure vessels, fugitive emissions control, and plant information management.
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Summary by 李晓霞 on 2000-07-27
Last updated by 李晓霞 on 2000-08-25