Is paint a colloid or a solution?


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2016-11-01 16:46:25
2016-11-01 16:46:25

A paint may be a solution, colloid or suspension.


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In a colloid, particles of one substance are mixed and dispersed with particles of another substance - but they are not dissolved in it. In an paint the pigment is dispersed in the liquid formed from the binding medium and solvent solution. Hope this helps :)

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