TITLE

Nano Enhances: Paper Coating Performance

AUTHOR(S)
Triantafillopoulos, Nick
PUB. DATE
November 2010
SOURCE
Paper 360;Nov/Dec2010, Vol. 5 Issue 6, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides information on nanotechnology which emerged as a potential way to enhance paper coating performance. It describes the importance of nanotechnology in the paper industry as well as the enhancement of traditional properties of paper coatings provided by nano raw materials. It also shows cross sectional images of a coating between high-performance latex and nano latex.
ACCESSION #
56452814

 

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