STP1448: Polish Maintenance for Fun and Profit

    Tysak, T
    Principal Scientist, Floor Care, Rohm and Haas Company, Spring House, PA

    Pages: 18    Published: Jan 2004


    The cost of polish maintenance is many times greater than the cost of the chemicals and their application. The physics and chemistry of the various procedures and processes in polish maintenance are discussed, with an emphasis on high speed burnishing.


    crosslinking, dynamic mechanical analysis, electron spectroscopy for chemical analysis, formulating, gloss, high speed burnishing, maintenance, machine maintenance, spray-buffing, tensile loss modulus, time-of-flight-secondary ion mass spectrometry

    Paper ID: STP12543S

    Committee/Subcommittee: D21.03

    DOI: 10.1520/STP12543S

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