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Technical Consulting

With over 40 years experience in technical service in coatings, polymers, solvents, plasticizers, ink resins, waterborne coatings, emulsions, polyesters, adhesion promoters, and coating additives, I offer personalized training for your application, formulation, development and sales personnel.

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Moody's Coating Conundrums

Moody’s Coating Conundrums column reflects the style of NPR’s classic weekly auto mechanic radio talk show, “Car Talk”, with hosts Click and Clack. While the subject of “Car Talk” was automobiles and auto repair, “Moody’s Coatings Conundrums” targets coatings science, and the many problems that formulators face.  Click here

Troubleshooting Solvent Substitution Challenges in Coatings

as featured in SpecialChem

-by Keith M. Moody

Solvents are the Houdini’s of the coating formulation. These escape artists are the only ingredients in a coating formulation that are added in order to leave. The coating never reaches its optimal performance until the solvent has escaped.


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Looking for Waterborne Coatings to Meet VOC Regulations? Stay Alert!

Smoothly switch from solvent-borne to waterborne coatings & meet the low VOC regulation requirements by understanding different techniques used to formulate waterborne coatings.

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“The only thing worse than training your employees and having them leave, is not training them and having them stay.”

Henry Ford, 

Founder, Ford Motor Company

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