Accession Number:

ADD018707

Title:

Robust, Nontoxic, Antifouling Polymer

Descriptive Note:

Patent, Filed 23 Feb 96, patented 29 Jul 97

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Report Date:

1997-07-29

Pagination or Media Count:

12.0

Abstract:

A robust, nontoxic, antifouling coating and process for making the same are disclosed. The antifouling coating comprises a base coat formed typically from a poly and a polyiisocyanate wherein a molar excess of polyiisocyanate is typically used. A top coat is formed on the base coat by reacting the base coat with aliphatic branched or unbranched diol.

Subject Categories:

  • Organic Chemistry
  • Polymer Chemistry
  • Coatings, Colorants and Finishes

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE