Intra-sample vs . Inter-sample Variability in Architectural Paint

  title={Intra-sample vs . Inter-sample Variability in Architectural Paint},
  author={Claude Roux and Janelle Inkster and P. Maynard and Brian Ferguson},
The aim of this project was to determine whether any intersample variations between architectural paint products of the same brand could be established. Different batches of the same product were analysed to test whether they could be distinguished. Samples analysed included batches of white paint manufactured over several months and red and blue colour samples. Samples were analysed by microscopy, microspectrophotometry (MSP), Fourier Transform Infra-Red (FTIR) and micro-XRF. Pyrolysis-GC/MS… CONTINUE READING