This trivalent chromium, aqueous coating is made for aluminum, aluminum alloys and IVD deposited aluminum. It has a low electrical contact impedance, and comes in a color range from clear to light blue. It can be applied by immersion or in spray form. With long-term corrosion protection, it is Class 3 per ASTM B449, and meets Mil-C-5541 for Class 1 and Class 3, is RoHS-compliant and meets ELV and WEEE requirements. It works as a good bonding agent for paint (new or repaint), and is geared toward aluminum products in the automotive, aircraft, sport vehicle, architectural and hardware industries.
At this year's MD&M West show, lots of material suppliers are talking about new formulations for wearables and things that stick to the skin, whether it's adhesives, wound dressings, skin patches and other drug delivery devices, or medical electronics.
The US Congress has extended an important tax credit for solar energy, a move that’s good news for future investments in this type of alternative energy and for many stakeholders in the solar industry.
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