Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Black Japan

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_1364

n Black varnish-like material in which the higher grades of asphalt or other resinous compositions are employed, blended with suitable drying oils to produce hard, glossy black coatings which become insoluble in mineral spirits. (Weismantal GF (1981) Paint handbook. McGraw-Hill Corporation, Inc., New York).

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA