This authoritative work contains for the first time coatings data in a format that makes information easy to find. Coatings are arranged alphabetically by trade name, with data for more than 2,000 coatings from more than 100 companies. Each listing includes manufacturer, process type, coating type, substrate type, coating properties, applications, and coating description. Cross references are also included where available. Listings include: Plating, Electroplating; Selective Plating; Noneletrolytic Depositon; Anodizing; Dip, Barrier and Chemical Conversion Coatings; Thermal Spray; Vapor Deposition.