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PRODUCT DATA SHEET
12.07.2016
(Previous date 25.02.2008)
 

Betolux Akva Primer

Description
Water-borne non-yellowing acrylate primer.
Product features
Suitable for priming new and previously untreated concrete floors before painting with Betolux Akva Floor Paint. The primer is well absorbed into concrete pores, improving the adhesion of the paint. It is also suitable as a dust-binding product for concrete floors.
Recommended uses
Concrete floors and stairs, in dry residential, commercial and storage premises. Suitable for dry floors exposed to light mechanical and chemical stress.

TECHNICAL DATA
The paint is suitable for interior floors The paint is water-borne Tool: roller Tool: brush
The coverage of the paint on rough surfaces
5
m2/l
The coverage of the paint on smooth surfaces
10
m2/l
Building material emission class
M1
Coverage
5-10 m2/l.
Can sizes
5 l.
Thinner
Water
Application method
Brush or roller.
Drying time at 23°C and 50% relative air humidity

Dust-dry after approx. 1 h. Over-coatable after approx. 2 hours.

Solids volume
approx. 9 %
Density
n. 1 kg/l, ISO 2811
Storage
Protect from frost.
Product code
270_6001/3

APPLICATION DETAILS
Application conditions
The surface of the concrete must be dry and at least 4 weeks old. Relative humidity of the concrete must be below 97%. During painting work and drying the temperature of the air, surface and paint must be at least 10 ºC, and the relative humidity of the air below 80 %.
Do not apply on wet or non-absorbing substrate.
Preparation
Remove laitance with a sanding machine.
Remove sanding dust.
Priming
Stir Betolux Akva Primer well before use.
Spread non-diluted Primer on the floor with a roller or brush. The amount of the Primer is adequate when it is absorbed into concrete pores and does not leave a varnish-like film on the surface.
The primed surface can be painted with Betolux Akva Floor Paint after approx. 2 hours under normal circumstances.
Cleaning of tools
Clean tools with water or Tikkurila Pensselipesu (Tool Cleaner).

HEALTH AND SAFETY LABELLING
according to Regulation (EC) No. 1272/2008
The product is not classified as dangerous. A Safety Data Sheet is available on request.
Safety data sheet

ENVIRONMENTAL and WASTE DISPOSAL
Empty cans should be recycled or disposed of in accordance with local regulations. Liquid waste should be destroyed according to the local regulations.
TRANSPORT
VAK/ADR: not classified
ser050916 / sa250208 / akk030308 / lko250208 / 0066300