MPI Approved Guide Formulas List

MPI #   9      Alkyd, Exterior Gloss (MPI Gloss Level 6)
A white, or colored, gloss, alkyd based paint intended for use on new and previously painted primed exterior wood and metal surfaces, primarily residential and commercial trim, doors and frames. Application by brush, roller and air or airless spray.
[Gloss must be a minimum of 70 units @ 60 and fineness of grind 6 Hegman units. Other evaluated characteristics include dry time, hiding power by contrast ratio method, reflectance, flexibility, sealing properties, water resistance, resistance to biological growth, and accelerated weathering. 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