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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 coating was applied following Belzona system leaflet TCC-3 by brush application of Belzona 1331

 
 

Belzona Facts:

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

 
 

Photographs Description

Photo 1 - Application in progress, showing the unprotected substrate Photo 2 - Closeup of the finished coating Photo 3 - 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