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The Science of Smart Hydrophobic Coatings

Posted by Paint & Coatings Industry on Feb 3, 2017

Paint & Coatings Industry

Hydrophobic (water-repelling) coatings have numerous applications, from protecting critical infrastructure to developing stain-repellant textures. New advances in material science are making it possible to design smart, functional coatings, and combine hydrophobic properties with added functionality for specific industrial, consumer, medical or military applications. Here's a look at how these smart coatings are made and how they may be used in the future.

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