PRODUCT DESCRIPTION

CHEMISTIC EP PLUS-500 is a two component epoxy resin based, seamless floor finish. It can be applied on a variety of surfaces to provide a good aesthetic appearance to the floor and walls besides being smooth & glossy, it is dust proof, hard wearing and resistant to mild acids and alkalis. It can also be used as a wall coating where chemical splashes, fumes, petrol spillage, alkalis, salts, solvents printing inks etc. occur. It facilitates, easy maintenance of floors and walls and also extends their service life.

ADVANTAGES

  • It has excellent resistance to dirt, dust and other environmental pollutants.1
  • Excellent resistance to oil, grease, petrol and certain chemical spillage.
  • It also has excellent resistance to some solvents.
  • Excellent abrasion resistance.
  • Very easy to clean, maintain and repair.
  • Easy to mix and apply, seamless coating by brush/mop/roller.
  • Good adhesion and flexibility.
  • Resistance to salt, water, alkalis etc.
  • Excellent Coverage Rates.
  • Available in 10 Shades.
  • Saves money on maintenance and extends service life of floors.

APPLICATIONS

As a protective coat for concrete floors where light traffic exists and where dust free, hygienic conditions are needed. It can be used very effectively in light industrial factories, operation theatres in hospitals, electronic factories and warehouses, pharmaceutical industries, dairies, pre-fabricated homes, containers, tank farms in fisheries, hatcheries etc.

PREPARATION

New concrete surfaces should be cured for 28 days prior to coating. Old/Existing surfaces should be clean, firm and dry. All laitance curing membranes /coatings coatings should be removed. The surface should be free from dust, loose dirt, oil, grease etc. and leveled. All pot holes, uneven surfaces, cracks, crevices should be repaired with Chemistik Rapid Repair Mortar. Very oily surfaces to be chemically cleaned with Florklin and then rinsed thoroughly and allowed to dry completely before applying primer coat.

METHOD OF APPLICATION

Once the surface is prepared as per the instructions, the surface should be primed with primer coat of EP Seal-100 (Epoxy Sealer Coat) which is supplied in two packs – resin and hardener.
Stir the individual contents and then mix them thoroughly before use. Same method is to be adopted for EP PLUS – 500. Mix the Resin & Hardener thoroughly and allow to stand for about 20-25 mins before starting application. Allow primer to dry for about 2 hours and then commence applying the first coat of EP PLUS – 500 followed by second and subsequent coats to be applied within 2/3 hours interval between each coat.
Inter coating interval should not exceed more than 8 hours.

2CLEANING OF TOOLS

Clean hands, tools etc, with Chemistik EP THIN-200. The use of barrier creams is also recommended.

STORAGE

Store in a cool dry place, away from direct sunlight. Do not mix the materials and store as it will cure and gel.

PRECAUTIONS

Avoid inhalation of solvent vapours and avoid direct contact with skin and eyes. Provide proper ventilation when working with solvent borne coatings in confined spaces or stagnant air. Provided respireatory skin and eyes protection. Don’t smoke in the vicinity and away from open flames, lights etc.

PACKING

5 Kgs, and 25 Kgs.

CHEMISTIK EP PLUS-500

Color Available in 10 shades
Finish Smooth-Glossy
Mixing Ratio R:80 to H:20 By Wt.
Drying Time @ 30° C
Surface Dry
2-3 hours
Hard Dry 8-12 hours
Full Cure 7 days
Pot Life of @ 30° C 6-8 Hours
Recommended Coats 2
Application By Brush or roller or mop
Dry Film Thickness 70-80 microns per coat
Scratch Hardness Excellent
Heat Resistance 120°C – 140°C
Cold Resistance Sub 0°C
Coverage 70-80 Sq. ft./Kg/Coat
Flash Point Above 30°C