How does aluminium affect the environment?

Architectural coatings have been used to protect concrete and metal building and they’re not cheap.Photo: Supplied Architectural coating has been used on concrete in Melbourne for over 40 years.In 2018, Melbourne City Council approved a $2.4 million grant to a research institute to study the effects of aluminium on the environment.The research will be conducted […]

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3D printing ‘a way to go to scale’

By now, you’ve probably heard of 3D printed houses, and now a couple of researchers are making the technology available to architects and designers for the first time.Invented by British architect John Laidlaw, the durabond coating, which was designed to protect against water and dust, is also used in coatings for doors, windows, doors and […]

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How a coating for aluminum foil protects from corrosion and the potential for rust

How does a coating protect against corrosion?A coatings is an important part of a building’s structural integrity, and its important that we know what it does and how it works.The coating process involves using an adhesive to attach the coating to a surface.After that, it is added to a solution of chemicals that allows the […]

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