Need an efficient WRAS approved anti-corrosive waterproof coating?

Sep 30, 2020

By Peter Woodcock

By Peter Woodcock

Director, ECON Polyurethanes

As a member of the construction industry involved in potable water, you may be interested in finding a more effective WRAS approved waterproofing and protection method.

As part of the BASF ELASTOCOAT® range ECON Polyurethanes now provide a WRAS approved high performance polyurea coating.

In this article, we answer some frequently asked questions about BASF Elastocoat.

1) What is BASF ELASTOCOAT®?

2) What surfaces can BASF ELASTOCOAT® be applied to?      

3) What are common applications of BASF ELASTOCOAT®?   

4) Is BASF ELASTOCOAT® suitable for wholesome water contact for domestic purposes?   

5) Other features of BASF ELASTOCOAT®         

6) How Can ECON Polyurethanes Help You with your Waterproofing and Protection Decisions?

1) What is BASF ELASTOCOAT® ?

Elastocoat is a high-tech polyurea from BASF that provides long lasting anti-corrosive waterproofing and protection for a wide range of substrates. It is a 2 component polyurea spray elastomer. Elastocoat 6335/134 conforms to CE EN1504-2 and is approved for potable water contact according to WRAS approval number 1704575.

2) What surfaces can BASF ELASTOCOAT® be applied to?                                              

Concrete, Wood and Metal

3) What are common applications of BASF ELASTOCOAT®?

Flat roofs, podium decks, storage tanks, sewer inspection shafts, parking decks, loading ramps, mining, metal roofing. 

As a seamless and endless membrane, it provides a lasting seal.

4) Is BASF ELASTOCOAT®suitable for wholesome water contact for domestic purposes?

BASF Elastocoat C 6335/134 is suitable for contact with wholesome water for domestic purposes having met the requirements of BS6920-1:2000 and/or 2014  – ‘Suitability of non-metallic products for use in contact with water intended for human consumption with regard to their effect on the quality of the water’.

5) Other features of BASF ELASTOCOAT®

  • solvent free
  • fast curing – reduces return to service time
  • crack bridging
  • anti-corrosive
  • resistant to low temperatures

Like to find out more BASF ELASTOCOAT®?

Call us on UK +44 (0) 1233 229500 or IRL +353 (1) 4019729 or email Peter at peter@econ-pu.com .

6) How Can ECON Polyurethanes Help You with Your Waterproofing and Protection Decisions?

ECON Can Help You With:

  • Construction Details
  • Cost Guidance
  • Product Suitability
  • Regulation Compliance
  • Provide CAD and PDF drawings specific to your build.

Talk to Us

Call us on UK +44 (0) 1233 229500 or IRL +353 (1) 4019729 or email Peter at peter@econ-pu.com if you would to discuss your waterproofing project.

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©ECON Polyurethanes. This document is intended to be a general guide only.

About ECON Polyurethanes

ECON Polyurethanes is the exclusive UK and Ireland distributor of BASF construction polyurethanes. From our offices in Dublin and Kent, we coordinate the specification and application of BASF manufactured polyurethane spray, injection and specialist coatings through a network of accredited contracting companies.

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