Surface Coatings International Publications
Surface Coatings International
Surface Coatings International (SCI) is the main publication by OCCA. Members can view all previous issues of SCI online for Free.


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Surface Coatings International (SCI)

Surface Coatings International (SCI) is the primary publication by OCCA. Published 6 times a year it is filled with technical papers, industry news, regulatory updates and regional activity reports. With a circulation across 60 countries it keeps members abreast of the developments in the associated industry sectors and provides ideas on formulating better products.

OCCA members receive the Surface Coatings International journal free as a benefit of membership. They may also be able to download a number of back issues of the magazine from within the members’ area.

Submissions for the journal

Surface Coatings International journal is always interested in suitable interesting technical papers. Details of papers to be submitted should be outlined in an email addressed to

OCCA Monographs

A number of Monographs (Technical papers) exist within the OCCA archives and are available for sale to interested members.

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  1. Basic Science for Students of Paint Technology
  2. Corrosion
  3. Water Borne Resins
  4. Colour physics
  5. Dispersion and dispersion equipment
  6. Additives for Water borne coatings
  7. International standards
  8. Waterborne coatings
  9. The Basics of – – – Solvents & Thinners
  10. The Basics of – – – Resins