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Ecodur 201 mentioned in Water World Magazine (EPC)

Ecodur 201 mentioned in this months Water World Magazine. Since the interview, that took place last year, Ecodur has been used successfully on additional manholes, concrete floor and concrete tank projects. Special recognition should go to Elite Protective Coatings who was the applicator for these quality projects.

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Ecodur 201: Coating Over Polyurea at a Williams Facility

Oil containment areas are a very important safety feature at oil storage facilities. They are very much the first line of defense to provide an important window of opportunity in terms of time should a large spill happen. They are very much a standard feature, particularly in North America where companies are dedicated to securing [...]

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Ecodur 201: Coating Pump House in Colorado (EPC)

Aside from a number of very large water utilities, there are approximately 53,000 community water systems and approximately 16,000 community wastewater facilities. 19% of households are not served by public sewers and usually rely on septic tanks to treat and dispose of wastewater. At least one billion gallons (~2.5%) per day of treated wastewater is [...]

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Ecodur 201: Coating a Containment Area for a Soybean Processing Facility (Coating Specialties)

Soybeans are enormously important to the US both domestically and internationally. Soy is the leading U.S. agricultural export, valued at more than $23 billion and annual US farm receipts total over $40 billion. The beans are grown on 75 million acres and they comprise some 90% of US oilseed production. The number one customer for [...]

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Ecodur 201: Coating Georgia Pacific Drywall Mixing Tank (ABX)

The global gypsum board industry produced 12.2 billion square meters in 2013, up 8% from 2012. North America has the largest capacity, accounting for 34%. The Asia market has rapidly expanded its gypsum board capacity in recent years, lagging only 2 percentage points behind North America in 2013. One important use of drywall is to [...]

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Ecodur 201: Coating Desalination Tanks (ABX)

By 2030, the world population is expected to be 8.3 billion, with a 30% increase in the demand for fresh drinking water. 47% of the global population will face water shortages by 2030. Based on current statistics, only 1% of the global population receives water from desalination. However, the United Nations expects 14% of the [...]

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Castagra will be at the Four States Irrigation Council Annual Meeting (Jan)

Four States Irrigation Council Annual Meeting Location: Fort Collin, Colorado Date:Jan. 13-15, 2016 Established in 1952, the Four States Irrigation Council serves as a forum for irrigators to exchange ideas and information, to discuss specific irrigation-related problems, and to learn if solutions to those problems have been explored by other members. The member states [...]

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Corrosion Coatings Ltd at the Trinidad & Tobago Energy Conference (Jan 18th – 20th)

Corrosion Coatings Ltd will be introducing Castagra Products at the Trinidad and Tobago Energy Conference (Booth #46). The Energy Chamber of Trinidad and Tobago will host its Annual Trinidad and Tobago Energy Conference from January 18-20, 2016 at the Hyatt Regency, Port-of-Spain. The Trinidad and Tobago Energy Conference is the premier Energy Conference in [...]

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Ecodur 201: Asphalt Coating (After Many Years)

Asphalt in its naturally occurring tar­like form, has had various uses over the past two thousand years, mostly as a type of adhesive or water­proofing mixture. However, by the 1830s in the UK and 1870s in the US, it was starting to be used as a paving material. Today, by far the largest use of [...]

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Castagra 201 Water and Wastewater Coating Presentation (Peter Roosen)

Ecodur 201 Water and Wastewater Coating Presentation from Tatsuya Nakagawa