BASF patents coating composition

October 6, 2011

Patent No. U.S. 7,989,070 B2
BASF Coatings GmbH has received a patent for a coating composition comprised of a crosslinkable carbamate-functional resin; and an aminoplast comprised of the reaction product of an aldehyde and a melamine; wherein the aminoplast has a content of imino groups of less than or equal to approximately 10%, a content of alkylol groups of at least 15%, and a remainder of groups being alkoxyalkyl groups, all based on a total number of reactive sites present in the melamine prior to reaction.