MPI Approved Guide Formulas List



MPI #   51      Alkyd, Interior, (MPI Gloss Level 3)
Note: Requires a properly-prepared Level 5 drywall finish. See "Standard Specification for Application and Finishing of Gypsum Board ASTM C 840". A white, or colored, solvent based, alkyd paint with a low sheen finish between flat and semi-gloss. Used on primed/sealed interior plaster, gypsum, wood, and metal walls primarily in residential and moderate traffic commercial environments
[Gloss must be a minimum of 10 and maximum of 25 units @ 60 and sheen a minimum of 10 units and maximum of 35 units @ 85. Other evaluated characteristics include consistency/viscosity, dry time, fineness of grind, hiding power by contrast ratio method, reflectance, flexibility, scrubbability, sealing properties, and cleaning properties. See MPI 'Detailed Performance' Specs for complete details, specific requirements, and/or reference specs.]

MPI VOC Ranges (grams/L) E3   <251 g/l E2   251 - 380 g/l E1   381 - 450 g/l > E '0' - outside range, n/a - unavailable
   
Supplier Formula Description Code Brand(s)/Tradenames Formula / Link Chemical Family
E Range