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Carl W Metzger, Hartmut Hauefler, Jurgen Munch, Karl Heinz Freese, Ulrich Orth: Waterborne coatings and binder systems for use therein. Akzo, Louis A Morris, James K Poole, March 24, 1992: US05098947 (42 worldwide citation)

A binder system is provided which is suitable for use as a waterborne coating, particularly as a topcoat over hydro-basecoats. The binder in accordance with the present invention comprises a water-soluble acrylic resin which has been modified using a monoisocyanate functional compound. The waterborn ...


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Jurgen Munch, Karl Heinz Freese, Carl W Metzger: Thermochromic effect coating. Akzo, James K Poole, Louis A Morris, Bart E Lerman, March 16, 1993: US05194183 (15 worldwide citation)

A thermochromic effect coating is provided which that it comprises an aqueous binder component including a flop effect pigment and an encapsulated thermochromic liquid crystal pigment. The particular combination in accordance with the present invention results in a coating with altered flop effect f ...


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Carl W Metzger, Jurgen Munch: Liquid crystal pigment, method of producing and use in coatings. Akzo, James K Poole, Louis A Morris, September 7, 1993: US05242617 (10 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a liquid crystal pigment which allows the simpler use of liquid crystals in coating applications with greatly improved appearance uniformity of the liquid crystal effect. The liquid crystal pigment comprises a laminar particle which is at least partially coated with ...


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Carl W Metzger, Bernhard H Feith, Ute Gruber, Angelika A Zedler, Mario M M van Wingerde: Aqueous coating compositions including a reactive emulsifier. Akzo Nobel, Loretta A Miraglia, Louis A Morris, December 31, 1996: US05589534 (6 worldwide citation)

An aqueous coating composition is provided which comprises a generally lipophilic crosslinkable binder, optionally a chemical curing/crosslinking agent for the crosslinkable binder, and a special reactive amphiphatic emulsifier comprising a lipophilic backbone having separately pendant therefrom (a) ...