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VOL XXIII, NO 14

Belzona® Seals Xylene Containment Area

 
 

Industry:

Petrochemical (PETR)

 
 

Application:

Tanks and Chemical Containment Areas (TCC)

 
 

Customer Location:

Chemical Plant, North Alabama USA

 
 

Application Date:

2001

 
 

Application Situation:

Xylene was leaking from containment area after spills

 
 

Problem:

EPA suggested the client seal the containment area to prevent leaks of Xylene penetrating into the surrounding ground.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 4111 (Magma Quartz)
Belzona® 5811 (Immersion Grade)
 

Substrate:

Concrete

 
 

Application Method:

Application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflet TCC-15. Area abrasive blasted, damaged concrete repaired with Belzona® 4111 and Belzona® 5811 applied by spray.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Other coatings had failed. Belzona was used and is still perfect after 7 years.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Overall view of the containment area
  2. First coat of Belzona® 5811 applied
  3. Completed application
 
 
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