(Previous date 27.02.2012)

Valtti Pohjuste

Oil-containing colorless, easily absorbed wood preservative for exterior wood surfaces, for consumers and professionals. Penetrates into the wood and retards moisture absorption as well as the spread of mold growth and blue stain. This wood preservative (product type group 8) has been approved under the rules of the Biocidal Products Regulation Directive BPR (EU) No 528/2012. Authorisation number UK-2014-0831/FI-2015-0014.
Product features

For protection and priming of timber and wooden structures before surface treatment. Suitable for logs, sawn and planed timber, thermally treated and impregnated wood in exterior use. Use the product only as a wood preservative according to the product data sheet and package label instructions. Finishing coats are recommended to be applied as soon as possible, because colorless wood preservative does not protect the wood surface from the adverse effects of sunlight.

Recommended uses
All wooden structures to be treated with wood stains or paints (except surfaces to be treated with wood oils or barn-red paints) and exterior woodwork. Can be used on wood components above grounds, which are either exposed to weathering or protected from the weather, but subject to continuous wetting. Not for use on wood in direct soil or water contact or in marine environment. May not be used on interior surfaces.

The paint is suitable for exterior walls Tool: brush Application conditions
The coverage of the paint on rough surfaces
The coverage of the paint on smooth surfaces
Type: Ready-to-use solventborne liquid
Colour Range
4-5 m²/l on sawn wood surface. 10-12 m²/l on planed wood surface. 
Can sizes
0.9 L, 2.7 L and 9 L
Application method


Drying time at 23°C and 50% relative air humidity
Touch-dry after approx. 1/2 hour. Finishing coat can be applied after 24 hours.
Solids volume
15 %
approx. 0.8 kg/l, ISO 2811.
Shelf life in normal conditions is two years. Storage temperature should be 0-30°C. Store the product only in original package, tightly closed in a safe place and out of reach of children.
Product code
005 0500

Application conditions
The surface to be painted must be dry, the temperature of the air at least +5°C during treatment and drying, and the relative humidity of the air below 80 %.
Remove dirt, mould and any loose material. If needed, wash down surfaces with Tikkurila Mould Removal (Homeenpoisto) or Tehopesu (Super Clean) solution according to directions of use. Protect other surfaces and plants from splashes of Valtti Pohjuste. Cover all water containers before treatment.
To be used unthinned.
Treat wood surfaces with Valtti Pohjuste in as early construction phase as possible. Apply liberally with a brush. Treat end-grain carefully.
Do not use the product near food utensils, cutlery and such surfaces on which food is handled. Wash hands and exposed skin before meals and after using the product.
Unprotected persons and animals must be kept away from the treated areas for 48 hours or until the surfaces are dry.
During the application and drying do not let the product to get into the soil and surface waters. Protect the plants and fish ponds before treatment.
Apply the finishing coat as soon as possible, however after 24 hours at the earliest. If the surface treatment is anyhow delayed over the winter, prime the surfaces again.
Cleaning of tools
Clean the tools with White Spirit 1050 or Tikkurila Pensselipesu (Tool Cleaner).

according to Regulation (EC) No. 1272/2008
Contains: hydrocarbons, C10-C13, n-alkanes, isoalkanes, cyclics, < 2% aromatics and 3-iodo-2-propynyl-n-butyl carbamate (0,7 p-%). Danger. May be fatal if swallowed and enters airways. Harmful to aquatic life with long lasting effects. Keep out of reach of children. If medical advice is needed, have product container or label at hand. Avoid breathing vapour. Use only outdoors or in a well-ventilated area. In case of inadequate ventilation wear respiratory protection. Avoid release to the environment. IF SWALLOWED: Immediately call a POISON CENTER or physician. Do NOT induce vomiting. Store locked up. Dispose of contents according to the local regulations for hazardous waste and recycle or dispose container in accordance with local regulations. Repeated exposure may cause skin dryness or cracking. Contains 3-iodo-2-propynyl butylcarbamate. May produce an allergic reaction. Wear protective gloves. 3-lodo-2-propynyl-n-butyl carbamate is a carbamate compound which has weak anticholinesterase activity. Do not use if under medical advice not to work with anticholinesterase compounds. Safety Data Sheet is available on request.

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. Note! Risk of self-ignition of used cleaning rags, paper wipes etc. Contaminated materials can create fire some hours later and should be soked in water and placed in a closed metal container before disposal.


After skin contact: wash skin thoroughly with soap and water or use recognised skin cleanser. Remove contaminated clothing and shoes. Get medical attention if symptoms occur.

After contact with eyes: immediately flush eyes with plenty of water, occasionally lifting the upper and lower eyelids. Continue to rinse for at least 10 minutes. Get medical advice if symptoms occur.

If swallowed: if material has been swallowed and the exposed person is conscious, give small quantities of water to drink. Stop if the exposed person feels sick as vomiting may be dangerous. Do not induce vomiting. If vomiting occurs, the head should be kept low so that vomit does not enter the lungs. Get medical attention. Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person. If unconscious, place in recovery position and get medical attention immediately. Maintain an open airway. Loosen tight clothing such as a collar, tie, belt or waistband.

After inhalation: move the exposed person into fresh air. Keep person warm and at rest. Provide artificial respiration by a trained person if breathing is irregular or arrested. It may be dangerous to the person providing aid by mouth-tomouth resuscitation. Seek medical advice if symptoms are severe or long lasting. If unconscious, place in recovery position and get medical attention immediately.

In general: show this label if medical advice is needed.

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