A preparation consisting of a solvent, a drying oil, and usually resin, rubber, bitumen, etc., for application to a surface where it polymerizes to yield a hard glossy, usually transparent, coating.
Liquid barrier, binder; anything dissolved in the liquid portion of a paint is part of the vehicle.
A measure of fluidity.
A device for measuring viscosity
The volume of volatile organic solvents in a product.
The defining quality of a liquid that evaporates quickly when exposed to air.
The volume percentage of a paint that is solid matter.