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VOL XXII, NO 21

Belzona® Refurbishes Laboratory Worktops

 
 

Industry:

Water / Wastewater (WATR)

 
 

Application:

Wall Problem Areas (WPA)

 
 

Customer Location:

State Health Dept.

 
 

Application Date:

March 2005

 
 

Application Situation:

State Health Dept was building new facility and needed to extend life of existing facility lab counter tops

 
 

Problem:

Severely degraded counter tops needed to be resurfaced with a chemically resistant coating.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 5811 (Immersion Grade)
 

Substrate:

unknown

 
 

Application Method:

Application carried out in accordance with modified Belzona System leaflet FPA-3. Special care was taken to clean sand the surfaces. Belzona® 5811 applied over-thickness with a trowel to createa self levelling coat.

 
 

Belzona Facts:

Saved tens of thousands of dollars on replacements. In December 2007 Facilities Manager reports all is well, no complaints from workers.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Sink in lab before work
  2. Fume cupboard before work
  3. Sink after coating
  4. Counter top after coating
 
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For more information about Belzona visit: www.belzona.com