STRATOS PLUS is a liquid elastomeric membrane, based on styrene-acrylic resins in aqueous emulsion, suitable for the encapsulation of asbestos-cement products (certified by a laboratory authorized to issue the specific certificate of compliance with the Ministerial Decree of 20 August 1999), equipped with of excellent resistance to aging while maintaining its elastic characteristics over time.
STRATOS PLUS encapsulates and fixes asbestos fibers and blocks the degradation process by forming a water repellent elastic coating and also consolidating the surface state of the support.
METHOD OF USE
- SURFACE PREPARATION
The surface to be treated must be dry and perfectly clean eliminating any presence of oils, grease, mosses and other dirt, channeling the washing water in a filter that allows to collect the residues of asbestos fibers and other dirt, providing to their subsequent disposal.
It is also advisable to clean the metal parts that fix the asbestos-cement slabs and apply the METAL FORCE rust converter on them (by consulting the relative technical sheet).
Apply a coat of primer suitable for the NTX PRIMER SOLV cement-asbestos encapsulation cycle (by consulting its technical sheet).
STRATOS PLUS can be applied by roller, brush or spray (airless), this last method is extremely recommended to avoid direct contact of the operator with asbestos-cement.
When the primer is completely dry, apply two coats of a different color to STRATOS PLUS to check the complete coverage of each coat and any wear over time.
The final film thickness must not be less than 300 microns, as indicated in the D.M. of the Ministry of Health of 20/08/1999.
The product can be diluted to 4-6% to facilitate installation.
Between the first and second coat wait for complete drying.