Tuesday, July 2, 2013

Useful properties of epoxy resins

Epoxy resins are a two-component mixture were developed for use in aerospace industry, but over the years have gained popularity for various other purposes also.

Epoxy resin is commonly used in:
  • As the binder in cements and mortars
  • Non-skid coatings
  • Fiber reinforced plastics
  • General purpose adhesives
  • Rigid foams
  • Industrial coatings
  •  Non-skid coatings
  • Solidifying sandy surfaces in oil drilling
  • Potting and encapsulating media