BASF Launches Crack-Resistant Concrete-Repair Line
The Building Systems business of BASF’s Construction Chemicals Division (Shakopee, Minn.) announced the launch of ZERO-台球厅C Concrete Repair Technology, described as a line of cementitious repair mortars that exhibit no cracking when tested in accordance with ASTM C1581.
The company says the products are based on “state-of-the-art” chemistry that has been developed to address critical material properties related to cracking. The products are reported to exceed A防滑砖STM and ICRI (International Concrete Repair Institute) requirements for “low cracking-potential products,” showing no cracking at 60 days when tested in accordance with ASTM C1581, also referred to as the “Ring Test.”
The company says the patent-pending product line also offers a “mix 这些机械性能开辟高频率的实验来讲了1系列新的利用and match” material design in which a single base mortar can b1KWe modified b鹤壁y using different liquids to alter the material consistency as pro高频天线ject demands change, reducing the number of materials that must be stored on the job site. The products also are packaged in weatherproof, recyclable bags with handles that are reported to generate lower volumes of waste.