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brushstrokes JOURNAL

'Brushstrokes' is the SCANZ Journal and is issued six times per year.

The journal contains technical papers, industry news, notices of events and reports on SCANZ activities.

Members receive 'Brushstrokes' free via either post or digital format. They can also download back issues by logging into the members' section.

'Brushstrokes' is distributed to our sister organisations worldwide, and to New Zealand academic organisations. 


SCANZ is always interested in suitable interesting technical papers, articles and news. If interested, please send details to


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Latest Edition - December 2022

December 2022

  • Editorial
  • Painted Memories
  • – Brushes
  • Upcoming Events
  • Convention 2023
  • In Memoriam - Anna Schneider
  • Job Advertisements


  • Case Study:  Basca Washing Machine to clean mixing tanks for paint production
  • Concurrent physical aging and degradation of crosslinked coating systems in accelerated weathering
  • Formulating Low Odour Decorative Alkyds
  • Drying of Alkyd Emulsion Paints
  • Pantone Colour of the Year - Viva Magenta

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                THE WHITFIELD AWARD

                SCANZ offers a $2,000 prize for the best technical paper researched and written by a NZ author and published in Brushstrokes.

                For more information, click here.


                Surface Coatings Association New Zealand

                The professional body of individuals involved in the surface coatings industry

                CONTACT DETAILS:

                +64 (9) 910-0142


                P O Box 20145
                Glen Eden, Auckland 0641
                New Zealand

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