Industrie des matériaux de construction

Our range of polymer dispersions and auxiliaries for the construction industry is extensive and innovative. As far as these products are concerned, excellent working properties, a high level of economic efficiency and environmentally compatible use have always been at the forefront of our developments.

We live up to this claim in full with the product categories listed below, as leader in respect of acrylate sealing compounds, flooring adhesives, interior paints and plasters. The main applications are:

  • Ceramic tile adhesives
  • Flooring adhesives
  • Sealants
  • Flexible roof coating
  • Water proofing membranes
  • Primers
  • Mortar modification
  • Concrete repair systems / Concrete plasticizers
  • Additives

Flooring Adhesives    

Acrylic dispersions used as binder for the formulation of adhesives and surface tackifer for flexible floorcoverings.

Ceramic Tile Adhesives    

Acrylic dispersions and redispersible acrylic powders for the formulation of ceramic tile adhesives.

  • One-component cement-based
    Redispersible acrylic powders for cementitious dry mortars. They are used in one-component systems for the formulation of ceramic tile adhesives.
  • Two-component cement-based
    Acrylic dispersions used in cementitious systems for the formulation of adhesives for ceramic tile coverings.
  • Ready-to-use standard applications
    Acrylic dispersions for the formulation of ready-to-use ceramic tile adhesives.
  • Ready-to-use water resistant applications
    Acrylic dispersions for the formulation of water resistant ready-to-use ceramic tile adhesives.
  • Ceramic Tile Adhesives
    Additives suitable for our ceramic tile adhesives.

Sealants    

Acrylic dispersions and 100% acrylic resins for the formulation of sealants.

  • Gunable sealants
    Acrylic dispersions and 100% acrylic resins for the formulation of sealants (gap fillers).
  • Impregnated expandable foams
    Acrylic dispersions for the formulation of impregnated, expandable foams.
  • Additives for Sealants
  • Construction adhesives
    Acrylic dispersions and 100% acrylic resins for the formulation of construction adhesives.
  • Additives for Construction Adhesives

Concrete Plasticizer

Naphthalene-formaldehyde condensate and polycarboxylate-ether for the formulation of superplasticizers.

  • Superplasticizer
    Superplasticizers on basis of naphthalene-formaldehyde condensate.
  • Advanced superplasticizer
    Advanced superplasticizer on basis of polycarboxylate-ether

Mortar Modification    

Acrylic powder, acrylic dispersions and styrene/butadiene dispersions for the modification of hydrolic-binding systems.

  • Repair mortar
    Cementitious mortars, which obtain the necessary properties either by the addition of acrylic and styrene/butadiene powders or dispersions.
  • Screed
    Acrylic powder, acrylic dispersions and styrene/butadiene dispersions with a high plasticizing effect.
  • Concrete repair
    Polymers which give an excellent adhesion and strength in certified repair systems.
  • Construction emulsions
    Styrene/butadiene dispersion used to improve the workability of mortars.
  • Self-levelling compounds
    Acrylic powders, acrylic dispersions and styrene/butadiene dispersions with a high plasticizing effect for the formulation of self-levelling compounds.
  • Flexible mortars
    Acrylic powders and -dispersions for flexible mortar used on critical substrates.
  • Bonding aid
    Acrylic and styrene/butadiene dispersions for bonding finishes, bonding aids as well as for dust binding.
  • Additives for Mortar Modification

Special Coatings

Acrylic dispersions, acrylic powder and styrene/acrylic dispersions for the formulation of special coatings.

  • Flexible cementitious waterproofing membrane
    Redispersible acrylic powders and acrylic dispersions for flexible, cementitious waterproofing slurries.
  • Flexible roof coating
    Styrene/acrylic dispersions for the formulation of weather-resistant flat roof coatings.
  • Primers
    Styrene/acrylic dispersions for the formulation of primers.
  • Water vapour barrier / Wet room coating
    Styrene/butadiene dispersion for the formulation of wet room coatings.
  • Curing compound
    Styrene/butadiene dispersion for optimal protection of the green concrete.
  • Protective coating for oil bath
    Acrylic dispersions for the formulation of protective coatings for oil bath.
  • Additives for Special Coatings

New Building Materials

Acrylic- and styrene/butadiene dispersions for the formulation of new building materials.

  • Phase Changing Materials
    Microencapsulated paraffin's as emulsion or powder grade for modification of building materials of all kind. By increasing thermal capacity a positive effect to internal room climate can be achieved. Temperature peaks level out; cooling and heating expenses will be reduced.
  • Loam modification
    Acrylic dispersions for the modification of loam.
  • Light-weight concrete
    Styrene/acrylic dispersion for increased strength in light-weight concrete

Additives

Additives for the formulation of dispersion based paints, finishes and protective coatings improve pigment dispersion, filmformation, viscosity or water repellence. In addition our additives are used to modify, e.g. defoam or thicken products from the construction chemical range.

  • Defoamer
    Additives to avoid foam formation when producing dispersion-based products.
  • Thickeners
    Additives to control viscosity and flow of emulsion paints, as well as construction chemicals.
  • Tensides
    Additives to improve salt-stability of paint formulations.
  • Waterproofer
    Additives to improve water reppellency and resistance against driving rain.
  • Dispersers
    Additives to improve pigment wetting and enhance gloss in case of latex paints. Dispersing agents can be used for construction chemicals as well.
  • Coalescents / Plasticisers
    Additives to reduce filmformation temperature of polymer dispersions temporarily.