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VOL XVIII, NO 17

Belzona® Lining For Acid Containment Areas

 
 

Industry:

Water / Wastewater (WATR)

 
 

Application:

Tanks and Chemical Containment Areas (TCC)

 
 

Customer Location:

UK Water Authority

 
 

Application Date:

2002

 
 

Application Situation:

Newly constructed containment areas for 75% phosphoric acid.

 
 

Problem:

Lining required in bunds to resist acid spills and comply with construction regulations.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 4311 (Magma CR-1)

 

Substrate:

Concrete

 
 

Application Method:

Application was carried out in accordance with Belzona Know-How System Leaflet TCC-15. Aggregate was sprinkled into top coat to create non-slip surface.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

A total of five bunds have been coated. Belzona® 4311 was chosen for its resistance to the acid should extended contact occur.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Newly constructed bund with tank support pads in place
  2. Application underway
  3. & 4. Completed application
 
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For more information about Belzona visit: www.belzona.com