To provide a method for reducing odor arising from a surface coated with a latex coating containing 3-isothiazolone.
This relates to a method for reducing odor arising from the surface coated with the latex coating. The method comprises combining in the latex coating; (i) at least one stabilizer, (ii) at least one isothiazolone biocide containing 2-methyl-4-isothiazoline-3-one or 2-n-octyl-4-isothiazoline-3-one; and (iii) at least one thickener containing a polyurethane, hydroxyethyl cellulose, carboxymethylcellulose, an alkali-soluble emulsion polymer, a hydrophobically modified alkali-soluble emulsion polymer or a hydrophobically modified hydroxyethyl cellulose.
Tran, Thu-ba Thi
Younathan, Janet Nadya