a A H-7500 100KV microscope manufactured by Hitachi, Tokyo, and calibrated against Mag*i*cal Nr. 641 from Norrox Scientific, Beaver Pond, Ontario, Canada was used in this study.
b The TGZ-3 graphical analyzer is a device from Zeiss, Germany.
c The Coulter LS 13320 diffraction granulometer is manufactured by Beckmann Colter, Inc., Indianapolis, USA.
d Tegosoft TN (INCI: C12-15 Alkyl Benzoate) is a product of Evonik Industries AG, Germany.
e The Polytron TT 3100 rotor stator equipped with a PT-DA 3020/2EC mixer is a device from Kinematica, Luzern, Switzerland.
f Tego Sun T 805 (INCI: Titanium Dioxide (and) Trimethoxycaprylylsilane) is a product of Evonik Industries AG, Germany.
g The Micro Color II colorimeter is a device from Hach-Lange.
h PMMA slides from Schönberg, roughness 2 μm, were used for this study.
j The UV-2000S transmittance analyzer from Labsphere was used for this study.
k Tegosoft DEC (INCI: Diethylhexyl Carbonate) is a product of Evonik Industries AG, Germany.