phosphate

July 12, 2018
powder coating defects

Powder Coating Surface Defects and How To Avoid Them

Rejects from coating lines can come from a substrate defect, a surface contaminant or a coating material defect. Process controls should be implemented upstream of the […]
June 20, 2017
zirconium pretreatment

Phosphate-Free Metal Pretreatment: The Next Generation in Pretreatments

Environmental regulations and the desire of more companies to “Go Green” are spurring a lot of powder coaters go phosphate-free,  away from the traditional metal pretreatment  processes, […]
September 4, 2015

Powder Coating Chemical Pretreatment

Powder coating chemical pretreatment, nine times out of ten, refers to phosphate pretreatment. WHY PHOSPHATE ? Phosphate coatings are used to increase corrosion resistance and improve […]