This MIL-PRF-85582 specification covers the requirements for corrosion inhibiting, chemical and solvent resistant, waterborne, epoxy primers for metal that have a maximum volatile organic compound (VOC) content of 340 grams per liter (g/L) (2.8 pounds per gallon [lb/gal]) as supplied by the manufacturer. This specification is approved for use by all Departments and Agencies of the Department of Defense.
The primer coating shall consist of two components, as follows:
Component A – a base component of epoxy resin solution
Component B – a curing agent