water repellent

What is surface modification (hydro / oleo – phobic / philic) ?

Surface modification is the act of modifying the surface of a material by bringing physical, chemical or biological characteristics different from the ones originally found on the surface of a material. Hydrophobic effect The term hydrophobic means water (hydro) fearing (phobic). In chemistry, hydrophobicity is the physical property of a molecule known as a hydrophobe …

What is surface modification (hydro / oleo – phobic / philic) ? Read More »