Tikkurila
PRODUCT DATA SHEET
11.11.2010
 

Alfasil Silicone Protection

Description
Alkali-resistant silicone-based protective agent. Prevents capillary penetration of rain and water splashes into the structure. Allows water vapour coming from inside to pass through. Reduces salt migration to the surface of the substrate and also risks for damages due to freezing.
Product features

Suitable for protection of most mineral materials like brick, sand-lime brick, light concrete, concrete, washed concrete, plastered and mineral board surfaces.

Recommended uses
Façades of residential, commercial, industrial, storage and similar buildings.

TECHNICAL DATA
The paint is solvent-borne Tool: roller Tool: brush
The coverage of the paint on rough surfaces
2
m2/l
The coverage of the paint on smooth surfaces
4
m2/l
Coverage
2 - 4 m²/l
Can sizes
20 l
Thinner
White Spirit 1050
Application method

Use the flow coating method to apply ALFASIL evenly with a garden spray at low pressure. A brush or long-napped roller can also be used.

Drying time at 23°C and 50% relative air humidity
2 - 5 hours.
Weather resistance
Good
Solids volume
Approx. 10 %
Density
0.8 kg/l, ISO 2811
Storage
Withstands cold storage and transportation.
Product code
005_9220

APPLICATION DETAILS
Application conditions
The surface to be treated must be clean and dry, the temperature at least +5ºC and the relative humidity of the air below 80 %.
Silicon protection
ALFASIL is applied on the surface evenly ”wet-on-wet” (2-3 consecutive treatments).
Cleaning of tools
Clean tools with White Spirit 1050.
Maintenance instructions
At the earliest 1 month after the treatment a dirty surface can be cleaned with pressure washing and without detergent.
Tikkurila Mould Removal can be used to remove algae or mould. After Mould Removal treatment the surface has to be treated again with Silicone Protection.
EU VOC 2004/42/EC-limit value
Cat A/h) 750 g/l(2010)
Alfasil contains VOC max. 750g/l.

HEALTH AND SAFETY LABELLING
according to Regulation (EC) No. 1272/2008
Harmful
Harmful
Contains: Naphtha, hydrotreated heavy FLAMMABLE. HARMFUL: MAY CAUSE LUNG DAMAGE IF SWALLOWED. Do not breathe vapour/spray. Use only in well-ventilated areas. If swallowed, do not induce vomiting: seek medical advice immediately and show this container or label. Keep out of the reach of children. A Safety Data Sheet is available on request.
Safety data sheet

DECLARATION OF PERFORMANCE

ENVIRONMENTAL and WASTE DISPOSAL
Avoid spillage into drains, water systems and soil. Recycle empty, dry cans or dispose them of in accordance with local regulations. Destroy liquid waste according to the local regulations for hazardous waste.
TRANSPORT
VAK/ADR: 3 (III)
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