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VOL XV, NO 36

Belzona® Proves To Be The Material For Chemical Containment Areas

 
 

Industry:

General Industry (GIND)

 
 

Application:

Tanks and Chemical Containment Areas (TCC)

 
 

Customer Location:

Chemical refinery in Western North Carolina, USA.

 
 

Application Date:

October 2001

 
 

Application Situation:

Chemical containment area.

 
 

Problem:

Repetitive exposure to concentrated hydrochloric and hydrofluoric acids, which eroded the concrete substrate.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 4131 (Magma Screed)

Belzona® 4311 (Magma CR-1)

Belzona® 4911 (TX Conditioner)

 

Substrate:

Concrete

 
 

Application Method:

The application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflet TCC-9, TCC-15.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

At least five imitation products had failed to protect the containment area prior to Belzona. Belzona® 4131 was used to rebuild the eroded areas, and Belzona® 4311 was used to coat the entire containment area.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. The area has been cleaned/degreased Belzona® 4131 is being used to rebuild the eroded areas
  2. Belzona® 4911 has been applied prior to the final coating 
  3. The completed application.   
 
 
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