INTEGRAL WATERPROOFING POWDER FOR CONCRETE AND PLASTER
MCON LWP is a fine cementitious powder to be mixed with concrete and cement mortar mixes to improve their workability, increase the yield and also make them waterproof. MCON LWP is a traditional admixture to fill natural pores within the concrete or mortar matrix to reduce porosity and improve water tightness.
Can be used in Concreting of-
Roof slabs and screeds
Water tanks & water retaining structures
Bathrooms and balconies
Sumps and drains
In mortar during Brick bat coba application
Features & Benefits
Easy to use – Simple application familiar to site operations.
High quality – It reduces the permeability as it disrupts the capillaries within concrete
Workability – Improves workability.
Ensures perfect watertight structure.
Reduce mortar dropping, when used in plaster.
Method of Application
Dosage: With normal concrete and sand/cement mortar mixes use 500GM of MCON LWP for every 50 kg bag of cement.
Hand mixing: Measure out the required quantity of sand/aggregate, followed by the cement.Sprinkle the correct quantity of MCON LWP evenly over the cement .
Mix the dry materials until an even color is obtained. Add the normal measured quantity of water and mix as usual.
Machine mixing :Add the measured quantity of sand/aggregate into the drum and mix continuously.
Add the cement and sprinkle in correct quantity of MCON LWP at the same time. Mix the dry materials for 2 minutes. Add the normal measured quantity of water and mix to completion.
200 ml per 50 kg bag of cement
MCON provides a technical advisory service for onsite assistance and advice on admixture selection, evaluation trials and dispensing equipment.
Technical data and guidance can be provided for admixtures and other products for use with fresh and hardened concrete.
Precautions Health and Safety
- MCON LWP is non toxic and inflammable. However it should not be swallowed or allowed to come in to contact with the skin and eyes.
- Suitable protective gloves and goggles should be worn. Splashes on the skin should be removed with water.
- In case of contact with eyes rinse immediately with plenty of water and seek medical advice. If swallowed seek medical attention immediately.
- Do not induce vomiting.
Storage and Shelf life
MCON LWP has a minimum shelf life of 12 months in unopened packs when stored under normal warehouse conditions.
MCON LWP is supplied in 500 gm and 25 kg bags.