EP Plus – 500 (Epoxy Floor Coating)
CHEMISTIK 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.
As a protective coat for concrete floors where light traffic exists and where dust free, hygienic conditions are needed. It can be use dvety 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.
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.
Intercoating interval should not exceed more than 8 hours.
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. Provide respiratory skin and eyes protection. Don’t smoke in the vicinity and away from open flames, lights etc.
Store in a cool dry place, away from direct sunlight. Do not mix the materials and store as it will cure and gel.
5 Kgs., and 25 Kgs
- It has excellent resistance to dirt, dust and other environmental pollutants.
- 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.
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 should be removed. The surface should be free from dust, loose dirt, oil, grease etc. and levelled. 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.
CLEANING OF TOOLS
Clean hands, tools etc. with Chemistik EP THIN – 200. The use of barrier creams is also recommended.
EP PLUS – 500