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Recent Articles from the Prospector Knowledge Center
16 Oct
High Performance Pigments for Industrial Coatings
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High Performance Pigments for Industrial Coatings

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The earliest use of pigments actually predates human beings. Cave art from 70,000 BCE attributed to Neanderthals used natural mineral pigments as well as tree sap and blood to provide color. The Egyptians started modifying naturally occurring minerals for use … Continued

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11 Sep
The CIELAB L*a*b* System – the Method to Quantify Colors of Coatings
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The CIELAB L*a*b* System – the Method to Quantify Colors of Coatings

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Introduction Color is an important aesthetic aspect of coated objects. Different persons have different perceptions of a specific color. Therefore, it is important to have an objective way to characterize colors of coatings, as well as to quantify differences between … Continued

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28 Aug
How to get the most information from a webinar
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How to get the most information from a webinar

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I was really looking forward to the ACS coatings show this year in Indianapolis and other shows throughout the year. Unfortunately, it didn’t work out that way and now I have participated in a variety of webinars over the past … Continued

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