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Exterior Topcoat Paint Standards Chemical Limitations

Parameter: 
Chemical Component Limitations
Results: 

Does not contain the prohibited chemicals listed at the bottom of this page as ingredients.

Exterior Topcoat Paint Standards Weather

Parameter: 
Accelerated Weathering and Water Resistance
Results: 

After testing in accelerated aging apparatus, must show no blistering after 24 hours After 500 hours, good color retention plus no blistering, cracking, peeling, flaking, or chalking.

Exterior Topcoat Paint Standards Flexibility

Parameter: 
Flexibility
Results: 

No Cracking, flaking, or peeling upon bending.

Exterior Topcoat Paint Standards Y Reflectance

Parameter: 
Y-Reflectance
Results: 

80% minimum

Exterior Topcoat Paint Standards Contrast

Parameter: 
Contrast Ratio
Results: 

0.95 minimum

Exterior Topcoat Paint Standards VOC

Parameter: 
VOC (EPA Method 24)
Results: 

Flats: ≤ 50 g/L Non-flats: ≤ 100 g/L