Article No. 129010

    Hydro Seal BE

    Consolidation agent

    Product specifications

    On delivery

    Base Alkaline silicate solution
    Density (20°C) Approx. 1.15 g/cm³
    Colour Colourless, clear
    pH value Approx. 11.4

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

    Field of application

    • Consolidation agent for fresh concrete and cement screed
    • Restoration and protection of mineral substrates
    • Dust binding and strengthening of structures and surfaces
    • Protection against soiling and damage of the pore structure

    Properties

    • Clear
    • Alkaline
    • Increases abrasion resistance
    • Increases compressive strength
    • Reduces the absorption of water and damaging salts
    • Preparation
      • Substrate requirements

        The substrate must be clean, absorbent and oil-free.

      • Preparations

        Pre-wet old concrete/screed surfaces in advance (1 day before application of the product).

    • Application
      • Application requirements

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

      • Apply several generous layers of the material wet-on-wet using a flow coating procedure and without applying pressure.

        Use a rubber scraper to spread the material, then brush through with a broom.

        Remove any excess material and/or rinse with water after a suitable gel formation time (approx. 30 min).

        It is recommended to use a cleaning machine on large surface areas.

    • Application instructions
      • Take appropriate measures to protect adjacent building elements and materials that should not come into contact with the product.

        When used with pigmented screeds, colour changes may occur after the material is applied.

        Depending on the ambient conditions, the reaction may take up to 90 days.

    • Working tools / cleaning
      • Suitable spraying equipment, broom, suitable cleaning machine

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

        Any material that has already begun to dry can only be removed mechanically.

    • Storage / shelf life
      • 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
      • Approx. 0.15 - 0.50 kg/m² depending on the porosity of the substrate

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

    • Disposal instructions
      • Larger quantities of leftover product should be disposed of in the original containers in accordance with the applicable regulations. Completely empty, clean containers should be recycled. Do not dispose of together with household waste. Do not allow to enter the sewage system. Do not empty into drains.

    • 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.