Nanotechnology Now

Our NanoNews Digest Sponsors
Heifer International

Wikipedia Affiliate Button

Home > Press > Iran Develops Water-Repellent Nano-Paint

Abstract:
A group of Iranian researchers has developed water-repellent nano-paint which protects surfaces against erosion and destruction, and increases their lifespan.

Iran Develops Water-Repellent Nano-Paint

Tehran, Iran | Posted on December 5th, 2018

The nano-paint needs to be applied on surfaces only once, making a second coating redundant.

The penetration of water into construction materials results in cracks on the surface, causes paint coatings and plaster to come off and also causes fungi. Among the common problems in industries are the erosion of metal and steel surfaces, especially in coastal areas, the reduced resistance of concrete constructions materials, as well as the high cost of the maintenance of equipment.

Using nanotechnology, graduates of chemical engineering from the Sharif University of Technology have achieved an operational solution to such problems and managed to produce ultra-water-repellent paint using nano-materials.

The ultra-water-repellent paint is made up of organic-mineral materials.

The product has numerous features: it is water-repellent, sticks well to the surface, is applied in very little amounts, has high mechanical and chemical resistance, is resistant to different types of mineral and plant oils, is highly resistant to ultraviolet radiation, barely turns pale, is more affordable compared to similar foreign paint, and lasts long.

The product comes in the transparent form as well as in different colours and can be used to paint all surfaces (plaster, concrete, cement and brick), the interior and exterior of buildings, tiles and ceramic (inside buildings, hospitals, rest rooms, public places, wood, MDF, tables and chairs).

####

For more information, please click here

Contacts:
Iran Front Page

Copyright © IFP News

If you have a comment, please Contact us.

Issuers of news releases, not 7th Wave, Inc. or Nanotechnology Now, are solely responsible for the accuracy of the content.

Bookmark:
Delicious Digg Newsvine Google Yahoo Reddit Magnoliacom Furl Facebook

Related News Press

News and information

A light-activated remote control for cells April 17th, 2019

NEXUS 2019: Global Summit on Energy Materials and Green Nanotechnology April 16th, 2019

Arrowhead Pharmaceuticals Receives FDA Clearance to Begin Phase 2/3 Study of ARO-AAT for Treatment of Alpha-1 Liver Disease April 15th, 2019

New microscopy method provides more details about nanocomposites April 12th, 2019

Discoveries

A light-activated remote control for cells April 17th, 2019

Arrowhead Pharmaceuticals Receives FDA Clearance to Begin Phase 2/3 Study of ARO-AAT for Treatment of Alpha-1 Liver Disease April 15th, 2019

New microscopy method provides more details about nanocomposites April 12th, 2019

Oregon scientists drill into white graphene to create artificial atoms: Patterned on a microchip and working in ambient conditions, the atoms could lead to rapid advancements in new quantum-based technology April 12th, 2019

Materials/Metamaterials

NEXUS 2019: Global Summit on Energy Materials and Green Nanotechnology April 16th, 2019

Mystery of negative capacitance in perovskite solar cells solved April 5th, 2019

Squeezed nanocrystals: A new model predicts their shape when blanketed under graphene April 5th, 2019

Tuneable reverse photochromes in the solid state April 3rd, 2019

Announcements

A light-activated remote control for cells April 17th, 2019

NEXUS 2019: Global Summit on Energy Materials and Green Nanotechnology April 16th, 2019

Arrowhead Pharmaceuticals Receives FDA Clearance to Begin Phase 2/3 Study of ARO-AAT for Treatment of Alpha-1 Liver Disease April 15th, 2019

New microscopy method provides more details about nanocomposites April 12th, 2019

Home

Bosch Sensortec launches ideation community to foster and accelerate innovative IoT applications : Creativity hub for customers, partners, developers and makers February 18th, 2019

Fat-Repellent Nanolayers Can Make Oven Cleaning Easier October 17th, 2018

Research gives new ray of hope for solar fuel April 27th, 2018

This Wired Wallpaper Could Turn Your Whole House Into A Fire Alarm April 2nd, 2018

Industrial

Nanoscribe is Technology Partner of the Research Project MiLiQuant: 3D microfabrication meets quantum technology - Miniaturized light sources for industrial use in the fields of quantum sensor technology and quantum imaging April 1st, 2019

Organic semiconductors: One transistor for all purposes March 22nd, 2019

Defects help nanomaterial soak up more pollutant in less time: Rice U. researchers find new way to remove PFOS from industrial wastewater March 13th, 2019

Zips on the nanoscale: New method of synthesising nanographene on metal oxide surfaces March 5th, 2019

NanoNews-Digest
The latest news from around the world, FREE



  Premium Products
NanoNews-Custom
Only the news you want to read!
 Learn More
NanoStrategies
Full-service, expert consulting
 Learn More











ASP
Nanotechnology Now Featured Books




NNN

The Hunger Project