Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Red Lead (Nonsetting)

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_9822

n Special type of red lead containing a minimum amount of free or reactive litharge and a high content of lead peroxide. The nonsetting types are used when it is desired to prevent undue thickening of oil mixtures or paints.

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA