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Paint - Raw Materials

Paint raw materials refers to the binder, pigment and solvent used in paint formulation. Paint raw materials are wide in that paints use a variety of assorted additives to improve product quality and prevent occurrence of problems during manufacture, storage, or application. Paint raw materials include adhesion promoters, antiblocking agents, anti-foams, anti-freezes, antioxidants, antifouling agents and corrosion inhibitors, surfactants and waxes among others. Among the list of raw materials, the most basic is the pigment which could either include inorganic and organic colorants and help hide the substrate by adding color and opacity to the coating