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Hegedus, Charlie
November 2011
CoatingsTech;Nov/Dec2011, Vol. 8 Issue 11, p10
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The article presents the author's suggestion on the subject of waterborne alkyd coatings and their formulation to improve the wetting, flow, and leveling for optimal coating performance and appearance.


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