Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Latex Paint

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_6799

A paint containing a stable aqueous dispersion of synthetic resin, produced by emulsion polymerization, as the principal constituent of the binder. Modifying resins may also be present. (Emulsion polymerization and emulsion polymers. Lovell PA, El-Aasser (eds), Wiley, New York, 1997; Martens CR (1964) Emulsion and water-soluble paints and coatings. Reinhold, New York)

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA