EVALUATION OF TESTING METHODS FOR ANTIFOULING PAINTS

Short outline is given of fouling, and of its prevention by antifouling paints. Attention is paid to the conditions met by these paints, when applied on seagoing vessels. Brief description of ships trials, raft tests and laboratory tests. Development of new testing methods, which have been found very useful, both for testing purposes and for improving the insight into the mode of action of antifouling paints.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Preprint of New York, New York meeting, September, 1969 of Division of Organic Coatings and Plastics.
  • Corporate Authors:

    American Chemical Society

    1155 16th Street, NW
    Washington, DC  USA  20036
  • Authors:
    • Van Londen, A M
  • Publication Date: 0

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  • Accession Number: 00016670
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Contract Numbers: MA-2670
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 20 1973 12:00AM