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Cortec Debuts Anti-Corrosion EcoPrimer

Monday, May 2, 2011

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EcoPrimer, new from Cortec Corp., is a low-VOC, water-based, protective formulation for carbon steel, stainless steel, galvanized steel and aluminum substrates.

Cortec says the core shell acrylic modified alkyd is the first coating to combine a bio-based formulation with the company’s corrosion-inhibiting chemistry.

EcoPrimer, 30% bio-based, is designed to provide good adhesion and corrosion resistance in virtually any environment.

Application

EcoPrimer may be applied by spray or brush. A film thickness of 1.5-4.0 dry mils (37.5-100 microns) is recommended. The coating dries to the touch in 20 to 30 minutes, while full curing takes approximately one week, the manufacturer says.

Cortec Anti-Corrosion EcoPrimer

Topcoats may be applied between 30 minutes and eight hours after the primer is applied, depending upon the type of topcoat and the drying conditions.

A wash primer is recommended before applying EcoPrimer to galvanized steel and aluminum.

Clean-up uses soap and water.

EcoPrimer is available in five-gallon pails (19 liters), 55-gallon (208 liter) drums, or 275-gallon (1040 liter) totes.

St. Paul, MN-based Cortec Corp. provides VpCI and MCI corrosion-control technologies for oil and gas, construction, metalworking, water treatment and other industries. Cortec manufactures more than 400 products distributed worldwide.

More information: http://www.cortecvci.com or (800) 426-7832.

   

Tagged categories: Aluminum; Corrosion resistance; Cortec; Galvanized steel; Green coatings; Low-VOC; Primers; Protective coatings; Stainless steel; Substrates

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