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Coatings for chemical resistance

Coatings for chemical resistance

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what typical coatings does anyone know of for dealing with concrete where chemicals could spill? acids etc.  

RE: Coatings for chemical resistance

You have to determine what chemicals are present and design accordingly.  Some chemicals may require a high build epoxy, some a membrane and some just a specialised coating system.

Dik

RE: Coatings for chemical resistance

This is posted in the concrete admixture engineering section, but the question is about coatings.

But if admixtures are of interest take a look at:

http://www.xypex.com/specs/specs.php

RE: Coatings for chemical resistance

For chemical resistance, Xypex, would not be the first to come to mind...

Dik

RE: Coatings for chemical resistance

No Xypex really doesnt do much anyhow. I would suggest an integral admixture that is silene siloxane based instead of a coating.  

[url=http://http://www.todaysconcretetechnology.com]Self Compacting Concrete[/url]

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