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VOL XXXIII, NO 116

Belzona® Protects Washing Powder Hoppers

 
 

Industry:

 
 

Application:

Tanks and Chemical Containment Areas (TCC)

 
 

Customer Location:

Czech Republic

 
 

Application Date:

February 2017

 
 

Application Situation:

Hoppers supplying storage bins in the manufacture of washing powder

 
 

Problem:

The citric acid content of the washing powder was causing erosion-corrosion to the supply hoppers

 
 

Products:

Belzona 1331

 

Substrate:

Carbon steel

 
 

Application Method:

The application was carried out in accordane with Belzona System Leaflet TCC-3. Belzona 1331 was applied by brush.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

A Belzona coating was chosen as the Customer sought after a long-term corrosion protection against citric acid, whilst also having the durability to withstand dry abrasion from powder.

 
 

Photographs Description

Application in progress, showing the unprotected substrate

Closeup of the finished coating

The equipment at hand

 
Case study pic one

 

 
 Case study pic two

 

 
 Case study pic three

 

 
 

 

 
 
For more information about Belzona visit: www.belzona.com