• Entraining Agent

    Article No. 012001

    Entraining Agent

    Mortar improver, mixing aid, air-entraining agent and shrinkage reducer

    Product specifications

    On delivery

    Composition Liquid
    Density (20°C) Approx. 1.02 g/cm³ at 20°C
    Colour Brown
    Solids content % by mass Approx. 9%
    pH value Approx. 11.5
    Halogen content < 0.05%

    The stated values represent typical product characteristics and are not to be construed as binding product specifications.

    Field of application

    • For use indoors and outdoors
    • Masonry mortar
    • Render mortar
    • Joint mortar

    Properties

    • Water-based
    • Aids with processing
    • Increases the mortar volume
    • Reduces the formation of efflorescence
    • Reduces the amount of water needed
    • Application
      • Mixing ratio comp. A 1 l : comp. B water 200 l
      • Application temperature: min. 5 °C max. 25 °C
      • Application requirements

        Temperature of the material, air and substrate: from min. +5°C to max. +25°C

      • Add the product to the mixing water.

    • Application instructions
      • To determine the exact quantity to be added, a suitability test pursuant to DIN EN 206-1 in conjunction with DIN 1045-2 is required before use.

    • Working tools / cleaning
      • Dosage aid, suitable machine technology

      • Clean tools with water while the material is still fresh.

    • Storage / shelf life
      • Shelf-life 24 months
      • Store cool / close containers
      • If stored unopened in its original container in a cool, dry place and protected against frost, the product will keep for at least 24 months.

    • Usage
      • Quantity of binder (cement) 25 kg : Mixing liquid 30 - 50 g
      • 30 to 50 g per 25 kg of binder, corresponding to 0.5 - 0.8 kg/m³ of mortar (0.5 - 0.8 l/m³) or approx. 1 kg per 200 litres of water (= 1 drum)

    • General information
      • Deviations from applicable regulations must be agreed separately.

    • Disposal instructions
      • Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

    • Safety / regulations
      • For further information on the safety aspects of transporting, storing and handling the product and on disposal and environmental matters, please see the current Safety Data Sheet.