Biofouling Growth in Cold Estuarine Waters and Evaluation of Some Chitosan and Copper Anti-Fouling Paints

@inproceedings{Pelletier2009BiofoulingGI,
  title={Biofouling Growth in Cold Estuarine Waters and Evaluation of Some Chitosan and Copper Anti-Fouling Paints},
  author={Emilien Pelletier and Claudie Bonnet and Karine Lemarchand},
  booktitle={International journal of molecular sciences},
  year={2009}
}
Ecological concerns about antifouling paints containing non-green tin and copper compounds have highlighted the need for environmentally friendly alternatives. We report here a field test conducted in estuarine waters over two months designed to evaluate the efficiency of a number of active natural and man-made chemical ingredients added into a silicon… CONTINUE READING