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New Polymer Coating Helps Keep Buildings Cool

October 2nd, 2018 | by Steve Hanley

Researchers at Columbia have developed a new exterior coating that goes on like paint and can cool the surface of buildings by up to 6 degrees Celsius even in direct sunshine. Lower temperatures outside mean less energy needed to cool the inside.

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