Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Japanese Lacquer

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_6570

n A glossy coating obtained by tapping the sap from the Japanese varnish tree (Langenheim JH (2003) Plant resins: Chemistry, evolution ecology and ethnobotany. Timber, Portland, OR; Rhus vernicifera) or sumac. (Weismantal GF (1981) Paint handbook. McGraw-Hill, New York).

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA