Urethane-Polyurethane Coating

urethane-polyurethane coating

What is urethane-based coating?

Urethane coating is created by mixing pigment with polyurethanes, which act as the binder to hold the pigment molecules together. Semi-gloss urethane coatings have been developed, but all urethane coating will have some degree of glossiness, because the same properties that make it resilient also make it reflect light.

Is there a difference between urethane and polyurethane?

Polyurethane is a polymer. A polymer is a chemical compound or a mixture of compounds. This being the case, there is no difference between a urethane part and a polyurethane part — they are all made up of urethane groups. The term polyurethane means there are multiple urethanes used.

Is urethane coating waterproof?

The short answer is yes, to a certain degree. There are several factors that make some polyurethanes more absorbent than others. Depending on the physical properties and material, some grade of polyurethane has zero water absorption compared to other known materials. In this post, we will further explain water absorption is and how it can play a role in your product's design. Urethane polyurethane

What is urethane coating used for?

It also has the advantage of being a surface that can be applied over enamel if the enamel-painted surface is prepared first. Urethane coating surfaces are minimally affected by ultraviolet rays, making the paint a good choice for outdoor surfaces. It is widely used in the automotive industry because of its durability.


100% solids polyurethane coatings offer very unique handling, performance and environmental advantages.
  • 100% solids, having zero or near zero VOC’s.
  • Set at virtually any temperature – winter and summer.
  • Non-flammable, solvent free and as safe as house paint.
  • Self-priming can be applied in a single multi-pass coat to any dry film thickness.
  • Set in minutes.
  • Can be put into service within hours.
  • Easily touched up if damaged.
  • Non-dangerous goods for transportation.
  • Require no post curing, ever.
We at Demech chemical manufacture wide range of polyurethane products to know more https://www.demechchemical.com/products/polyurethane-coating/ or email us on enquiry@demechchemical.com or call us on 8240281662 or WA @ +912040775500

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