TerraMare Sealer

Silossanic Paint

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TerraMare Sealer is ROMABIO’s transparent sealer/primer designed for any type of virgin masonry product prior to using TerraMare Grip. The sealer will ensure molecular isolation of surface materials in order to withstand high moisture penetration yet permit evaporation.

TerraMare Sealer is a ROMABIO Primary ECO-Series Product.

Criteria Int. Standard Value Unit
TVOC & VOC (including tint pigments) 2004/42/CE Primer, Max. Value 30g/lt (2010) 5 g/l
Water Absorption Coefficient EN 1062-3 – DIN 52617 kg/(m²•√h)
Vapor Permeability EN 1062-1/UNI 10795 g/m² (24 h)
Surface Retention Smog/Dirt EN 10795 Medium > 8
Drying Time at Low Temperature UNI 10793 > 5 °C
Application on New Cement UNI EN 13300 Ideal
Exterior Silossanic Paint DIN 18363 paragraph 2.4.1 Yes
Application Quality UNI 10794 Good
Hide and Cover Capacity ISO 6504-3 M.U. 1631 (RC 100 µm umidi)
pH Value DIN 19266 10
Resistance to Mold DIN 19266 Product not ideal to mold and algae resistance for exterior application
Alkaline Resistance UNI 10795 Low
Specific Weight (23°C) EN ISO 2811-2 102 Kg/lt
Granulation DIN 19643 – EN 21524 None mm
Gloss Level UNI EN ISO 2813 < 5 Very Flat (Diluted)
Reaction to Fire EN 13501-1:2002 A3 198°C
Toxicity EN 13501-1:2002 Non-Toxic
APEO (Alkyl Phenol Ethoxylates) 0%
PEG (Polyethylene Glycol) 0%
PG (Propylene Glycol) 0%
Biocides 0%

Does not contain chemicals that can aggravate or cause asthma, see NIH Asthma Report 2012.

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1 Identification of the Substance/Mixture & 0f the Company/Undertaking

1.1 Product Identifier

Code     None
Product Name     TerraMare Sealer

1.2 Relevant Identified Uses of the Substance or Mixture & Uses Advised Against

Intended Use      Antimold and Antialgae Elastic Paint for Exterior

1.3 Details of the Supplier of the Safety Data Sheet

  • Name     ROMABIO – Eco-Sustainable Building Technologies
  • Full Address     554 North Avenue NW, Suite B
  • District & Country Atlanta, GA 30318 | United States of America (USA)
  • 678-905-3700

1.4 Emergency Telephone Number

For Urgent Inquiries Refer To     Call 911 if you have a poison emergency.
Call the CDC if swallowed but person is alert 1-800-222-122

2 Hazards Identification

2.1 Classification of the Substance or Mixture

The product is classified as hazardous pursuant to the provisions set forth in Directives 67/548/EEC and 1999/45/EC and/or EC Regulation 1272/2008 (CLP) (and subsequent amendments and supplements). The product thus requires a safety data sheet that complies with the provisions of EC Regulation 1907/2006 and subsequent amendments.

Any additional information concerning the risks for health and/or the environment are given in sections 11 and 12 of this sheet.

DANGER SYMBOLS     Xi

R PHASES     52/53

2.2 Label Elements

This product is not subject to hazard labeling pursuant to Directives 67/548/EEC and 1999/45/EC and subsequent amendments and supplements.

  • WARNING SYMBOLS                                  None
  • HAZARD SENTENCES®                              None
  • CAUTION RECOMMENDATION(S)     None

2.3 Other Hazards

Information not available.

3 Composition/Information on Ingredients

3.1 Substances

Information not relevant.

3.2 Mixtures

Component CE Symbol CAS ‘R’ Phase CAS NO. CE
[2-(2-Butoxyethoxy)-ethyl]-acetat < 2.5% 124-17-4 204-685-9

First Aid Measures

4.1 Description of First Aid Measures

No harm to the staff authorized to use has been reported. However, in case of contact, inhalation or ingestion, the following general measures provided for a first aid shall be taken.

  • EYES & SKIN     Wash with plenty of water; if the irritation persists, seek medical advice.
  • INHALATION     Remove to open air. If respiration is difficult, administer artificial respiration and seek medical advice.
  • INGESTION     Seek medical attention. Induce vomiting only if indicated by the doctor. Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person.

4.2 Most Important Symptoms & Effects, Both Acute & Delayed

No episodes of damage to health ascribable to the product have been reported.

4.3 Indication of Any Immediate Medical Attention & Special Treatment Needed

Follow doctor’s orders.

5 Firefighting Measures

5.1 Extinguishing Media

SUITABLE EXTINGUISHING MEDIA
The extinction equipment should be of the conventional kind: Carbon Dioxide, Foam, Powder and Nebulized Water.

EXTINGUISHING MEDIA WHICH SHALL NOT BE USED FOR SAFETY REASONS
None in particular.

5.2 Special Hazards Arising From the Substance or Mixture

HAZARDS CAUSED BY EXPOSURE IN THE EVENT OF FIRE
Do not breathe combustion products (carbon oxide, toxic pyrolysis products, etc.).

5.3 Advice for Firefighters

GENERAL INFORMATION
Use jets of water to cool the containers to prevent product decomposition and the development of substances potentially hazardous for health. Always wear full fire prevention gear. Collect extinguishing water to prevent it from draining into the sewer system. Dispose of contaminated water used for extinction and the remains of the fire according to applicable regulations.

SPECIAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT FOR FIRE-FIGHTERS
Hardhat with visor, fireproof clothing (fireproof jacket and trousers with straps around arms, legs and waist), work gloves (fireproof, cut proof and antistatic), a depressurized mask with facemask covering the whole of the operator’s face or a self-respirator (self-protector) in the event of large quantities of fume.

6 Accidental Release Measures

6.1 Personal Precautions, Protective Equipment & Emergency Procedures

If there are no contraindications, spray powder with water to prevent the formation of dust. Use breathing equipment if powders are released into the air. These indications apply for both processing staff and those involved in emergency procedures.

6.2 Environmental Precautions

The product must not penetrate the sewers, surface water, ground water and neighboring areas.

6.3 Methods & Material for Containment & Cleaning Up

Use mechanical tools to collect leaked product and eliminate the remainder using jets of water. Make sure the leakage site is well aired.

Contaminated material should be disposed of in compliance with the provisions set forth in point 13.

6.4 Reference to Other Sections

Any information on personal protection and disposal is given in sections 8 and 13.

7 Handling & Storage

7.1 Precautions for Safe Handling

Store in closed, labeled containers.

7.2 Conditions for Safe Storage, Including Any Incompatibilities

Store in a well-ventilated place; keep far away from sources of heat, bright flames and sparks and other sources of ignition.

7.3 Specific End Use(s)

Information not available.

8 Exposure Controls/Personal Protection

8.1 Control Parameters

Information not available.

8.2 Exposure Controls

As the use of adequate technical equipment must always take priority over personal protection equipment, make sure that the workplace is well aired through effective local aspiration or bad air vent. If such operations do not make it possible to keep the concentration of the product below the permitted workplace exposure thresholds a suitable respiratory tract protection must be used. See product label for hazard details during use. Personal protection equipment must comply with the rules in force indicated below.

HANDLING PROTECTION
None required.

EYE PROTECTION
None required.

SKIN PROTECTION
None required.

RESPIRATORY PROTECTION
None required.

9 Physical & Chemical Properties

9.1 Information on Basic Physical & Chemical Properties

Appearance Liquid
Color Color Palette
Odor Characteristic
Odor Threshold
pH 3
Melting or Freezing Point
Boiling Point
Distillation Range
Flash Point 0°C
Evaporation Rate
Flammability of Solids & Gases
Lower Inflammability Limit
Upper Explosive Limit
Lower Explosive Limit
Vapor Pressure
Vapor Density
Specific Gravity 1.020 Kg/lt
Solubility Water
Solvent Separation Test
Solid Content
Partition Coefficient: Octanol/Water
Ignition Temperature
Decomposition Temperature
Viscosity 1.1000 mPa.s
Reactive Properties

9.2 Other information

VOC (Directive 2004/42/EC) < 5.00 g/lt

Matt coatings for interior walls and ceilings. EU limit value for this product.
(cat. A / a): 50 g/lt (2007) / 30 g/lt (2010).

10 Stability & Reactivity

10.1 Reactivity

There are no particular risks of reaction with other substances in normal conditions of use.

CALCIUM CARBONATE     Decomposes at temperatures above 800°C.

10.2 Chemical Stability

The product is stable in normal conditions of use and storage.

10.3 Possibility of Hazardous Reactions

No hazardous reactions are foreseeable in normal conditions of use and storage.

10.4 Conditions to Avoid

None in particular, however the usual precautions used for chemical products should be respected.

10.5 Incompatible Materials

Information not available.

10.6 Hazardous Decomposition Products

In the event of thermal decomposition or fire, vapors potentially dangerous to health may be released.

11 Toxicological Information

According to currently available data, this product has not yet produced health damages. Anyway, it must be handled carefully according to good industrial practices. This product may have slight health effects on sensitive people, by inhalation and/or cutaneous absorption and/or contact with eyes and/or ingestion.

12 Ecological Information

Use this product according to good working practices. Avoid littering. Inform the competent authorities, should the product reach waterways or sewers or contaminate soil or vegetation.

13 Disposal considerations

13.1 Waste Treatment Methods

Reuse, when possible. Product residues should be considered special hazardous waste. The hazard level of waste containing this product should be evaluated according to applicable regulations.

Disposal must be performed through an authorized waste management firm, in compliance with national and local regulations.

CONTAMINATED PACKAGING
Contaminated packaging must be recovered or disposed of in compliance with national waste management regulations.

14 Transport Information

The product is not dangerous under current provisions of the Code of International Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Road (ADR) and by Rail (RID), of the International Maritime Dangerous Goods Code (IMDG), and of the International Air Transport Association (IATA) regulations.

15 Regulatory Information

15.1 Safety, Health & Environmental Regulations/Legislation Specific for the Substance or Mixture

SEVESO CATEGORY     None

RESTRICTIONS RELATING TO THE PRODUCT OR CONTAINED SUBSTANCES PURSUANT TO ANNEX XVII TO EC REGULATION 1907/2006.
3

SUBSTANCES IN CANDIDATE LIST (ART. 59 REACH)
None

SUBSTANCES SUBJECT TO AUTHORIZATION (ANNEX XIV REACH)
None

HEALTHCARE CONTROL
Workers exposed to this chemical agent must not undergo health checks, provided that available risk-assessment data prove that the risks related to the workers’ health and safety are modest and that the 98/24/EC directive is respected.

15.2 Chemical Safety Assessment

No chemical safety assessment has been processed for the mixture and the substances it contains.

16 Other Information

GENERAL BIBLIOGRAPHY

  1. Directive 1999/45/EC and following amendments
  2. Directive 67/548/EEC and following amendments and adjustments
  3. Regulation (EC) 1907/2006 (REACH) of the European Parliament
  4. Regulation (EC) 1272/2008 (CLP) of the European Parliament
  5. Regulation (EC) 790/2009 (I Atp. CLP) of the European Parliament
  6. Regulation (EC) 453/2010 of the European Parliament
  7. The Merck Index. – 10th Edition
  8. Handling Chemical Safety
  9. Niosh – Registry of Toxic Effects of Chemical Substances
  10. INRS – Fiche Toxicology (toxicological sheet)
  11. Patty – Industrial Hygiene and Toxicology
  12. N.I. Sax – Dangerous properties of Industrial Materials-7, 1989 Edition

NOTE FOR USERS

The information contained in the present sheet are based on our own knowledge on the date of the last version. Users must verify the suitability and thoroughness of provided information according to each specific use of the product.

This document must not be regarded as a guarantee on any specific product property.

The use of this product is not subject to our direct control; therefore, users must, under their own responsibility, comply with the current health and safety laws and regulations. The producer is relieved from any liability arising from improper uses.

FIELDS OF APPLICATION

Excellent primer coat made of silossanic resin suitable for exterior building coatings for walls and surfaces, provides excellent water repellency, and provides breathability for moisture/vapor transfer, thus reducing deterioration of masonry substrates. Silossanic paints have a high performance with exposure to sun, rain, and inclement weather conditions. Silossanic Paints are particularly suited in urban environments where carbon pollution, dirt, and chemicals are prevalent because of silossanic’s ability to self-clean during rain cycles.

TerraMare Sealer is a required primer/sealer before application of any silossanic paint product on virgin masonry surfaces. Silossanic paint products are not intended for large flat areas like patios, walkways or flat roofs. Silossanic paints are not waterproof.

PRODUCT FEATURES

TerraMare Sealer is a weather resistant, permeable/ breathable, sealer required for all virgin masonry surfaces that have never been painted, including brick, portland cement stucco, cement block, poured cement walls, natural lime stuccos NHL 3.5 and NHL 5.0, or any porous masonry surfaces. TerraMare Sealer is water-repellent. Because of the hydro-repellent properties this paint has self-cleaning properties and does not permit the accumulation of dirt or pollution to deposit in the stucco pores of the surface, easily washing off by rain or with a light rinsing.

Excellent anchoring power for smooth and rough surfaces. Product has medium high pH and resists the formation of bacteria to form mold on the surface.

Silossanic paint is based on a silicone rubber water based formula, being made from silica (sand), and is Eco-sustainable paint as described in the Eco Category description.

TYPE OF PRODUCT

Silicate coating according to DIN 18363, based on silicone rubber with organic stabilizers.

SHEEN FINISH

Clear/Flat

COLOR

Transparent Base. Product cannot be tinted.

APPLICATION CYCLE INSTRUCTIONS

BRUSH AND ROLLER APPLICATIONS

1ST COAT     Do not dilute with water. Apply product directly onto surface with a brush or roller, carefully covering all surfaces. Allow to dry for at least 8 – 12 hours applying TerraMare Grip or TerraMare I.

2ND COAT     Not required unless an unsatisfactory 1st coat application was not performed correctly. Spot paint as necessary to cover any missed sections.

PAINT SPRAYERS

1ST COAT     Do not dilute with water. Apply product evenly and cover all surfaces completely.

2ND COAT     Not required unless 1st coat application was not performed correctly.

SPRAY TIP USAGE     TerraMare Sealer can easily be applied using an airless sprayer. Apply paint product with a # 0.019 – 0.021 mm size spray tip. Always use new spray tips for starting a paint job for best results. This will also conserve the amount of paint necessary to complete the job.

GRAIN SIZE     0.0 mm

MIXING PAINT & WATER

Most of our paint formulas are concentrated and require water to be added to them for proper use. This process means we can sell more coverage in an economical package that decreases the cost for transport, reduces the carbon footprint, helping the your pocket book and the environment.

Mix paint and water with an electric drill and paint paddle, or mix well by hand! If water is sitting on the top of your mixture, the paint is not properly mixed!

TOOLS 

Apply with brush, roller or with the appropriate sprayer and sprayer tip. New sprayer tips should be used to prevent product waste and provided for a more perfect finish.

DRYING TIME

Allow a drying time of 8 – 12 hours before proceeding with TerraMare Grip, TerraMare I or TerraMare Quarzit. With lower temperature and humidity more time may be needed.

Do not apply TerraMare Sealer, TerraMare Grip, TerraMare I or TerraMare Quarzit on the exterior if there is a risk of thunderstorms or showers during the 12 hour drying time needed for product to dry correctly.

CONSUMPTION/COVERAGE

Approximately 1.500 ft2 / 140 mt2 per 15 liter bucket. Determine exact consumption by performing a test on the surface to be treated.

PACKAGING

Plastic buckets of 1, 5 and 15 liters.

APPLICATION CYCLES ON DIFFERENT TYPES OF BASES

Make sure base is solid, dry and well cleaned, prepared with skill. It is recommended to observe the rule VOB DIN 18 363, Part C, paragraph 3.

NEW CEMENT STUCCOS

New cement should not be painted for about 28 days to ensure proper anchoring and drying. Apply 1 coat TerraMare Sealer (non-diluted) allow to dry for at least 8 – 12 hours. Apply 1 coat of TerraMare Sealer according to instructions, and then apply 1 coat of TerraMare Grip and 2 coats of subsequent finish products TerraMare I or TerraMare Quarzit.

EXTERIOR PAINTED WALLS

Dirty and/or contaminated surfaces should be cleaned and any attached algae or mold removed manually or by mechanical means, i.e., with a high-pressure washer. Apply 1 coat of EcoDis on dried surface and allow to dry for at least 12 hours where algae or mold has been present. If the exterior surface is porous or powdered 1 coat of TerraMare Sealer must be applied prior to application of TerraMare Grip. Apply 1 coat of TerraMare Grip according to instructions, and then 2 coats of subsequent finish products TerraMare I or TerraMare Quarzit.

If the acrylic paint surface has a flat sheen and is intact and in excellent to good condition then Terramare finish paint can be applied without the need of sealer or grip as a primer. For best results always use TerraMare Grip prior to application of TerraMare I or TerraMare Quarzit.

SYNTHETIC STUCCO

Dirty and/or contaminated surfaces should be cleaned and any attached algae or mold removed manually or by mechanical means, i.e., with a high-pressure washer. Apply 1 coat of EcoDis on dried surface and allow to dry for at least 12 hours where algae or mold has been present. TerraMare Sealer is not required for application on acrylic surfaces. Apply 1 coat of TerraMare Grip according to instructions, and then 2 coats of subsequent finish products TerraMare I or TerraMare Quarzit.

MINERAL PAINTS OR LIME WASH

Old paint should be cleaned well and verify that they are well anchored. Apply 1 coat of EcoForte Consolidator (diluted 50% with water, or 2:1). Finishes that are no longer well anchored should be removed by sanding, scraping or with acid and rinsed thoroughly with water. Apply EcoForte Consolidator (diluted 50% with water, or 2:1), allow to dry for at least 12 hours. Apply 1 coat TerraMare Sealer (non-diluted), allow to dry for at least 8 – 12 hours. Apply 1 coat of TerraMare Grip according to instructions, and then 2 coats of subsequent finish products TerraMare I or TerraMare Quarzit.

BRICK SURFACES

Dirty and/or contaminated surfaces should be cleaned and any attached algae removed manually or by mechanical means, i.e., with a high-pressure washer. Apply 1 coat of EcoDis on dried surface and allow to dry for at least 12 hours. Apply 1 coat TerraMare Sealer (non-diluted) allow to dry for at least 8 – 12 hours. Apply 1 coat of TerraMare Grip according to instructions, and then 2 coats of subsequent finish products TerraMare I or TerraMare Quarzit.

REINFORCED CONCRETE SURFACES

New cement should not be painted for about 28 days to ensure proper anchoring and drying. Apply 1 coat of EcoForte Consolidator (diluted 50% with water, or 2:1), allow to dry for at least 12 hours. Apply 1 coat TerraMare Sealer (non-diluted), allow to dry for at least 8 – 12 hours. Apply 1 coat of TerraMare Grip according to instructions, and then 2 coats of TerraMare I, or TerraMare Quarzit as per the instructions for the final finish.

DECAYING OR CRUMBLING STUCCOS OR POWDERY SURFACES

Chalking surfaces, which could prevent the proper anchoring of the base coating must be removed and pressure washed. Apply Potassium Silicate Concentrate, diluted 100% with water (1:1) on all damaged surfaces, applying 2 – 3 coats in rapid succession and allow to dry for at least 12 hours. Apply 1 coat TerraMare Sealer (non-diluted), allow to dry for at least 8 – 12 hours. Apply 1 coat of TerraMare Grip according to instructions, and then 2 coats of subsequent finish products TerraMare I or TerraMare Quarzit.

COATINGS WITH EFFLORESCENCE

Cement surfaces showing efflorescence should be removed with acid and thoroughly rinsed with water. Apply Potassium Silicate Concentrate, diluted 100% with water (1:1) on all damaged surfaces and allow to dry for at least 12 hours. Apply 1 coat TerraMare Sealer (non-diluted), allow to dry for at least 8 – 12 hours. Apply 1 coat of TerraMare Grip according to instructions, and then 2 coats of subsequent finish products TerraMare I or TerraMare Quarzit.

For coatings on surfaces damaged by the saltpeter or efflorescence no guarantees can be provided.

AGED CEMENT STUCCOS

When new stucco repairs are performed on older cement stuccos, apply EcoForte Consolidator diluted 50% with water (2:1), to older surfaces prior to applying new cement stucco (see Stucco Repairs). Dirty and/or contaminated surfaces should be cleaned and any attached algae removed manually or by mechanical means, i.e., with a high-pressure washer. Stucco damaged by algae or mold should be treated with EcoDis. Apply 1 coat TerraMare Sealer (non-diluted), allow to dry for at least 8 – 12 hours. Apply 1 coat of TerraMare Grip according to instructions, and then 2 coats of subsequent finish products TerraMare I or TerraMare Quarzit.

STUCCO REPAIRS

To patch or repair damaged stucco, make sure that the mortar used is consistent with the strength and structure of the existing stucco to be treated. The repairs should be well anchored and completely dry, then apply 1 coat of EcoForte Consolidator diluted 50% with water, or (2:1). Apply 1 coat TerraMare Sealer (non-diluted), allow to dry for at least 8 – 12 hours. Apply 1 coat of TerraMare Grip according to instructions, and then 2 coats of subsequent finish products TerraMare I, or TerraMare Quarzit.

STORAGE

Store in a cool, dry and protected from frost. Close the open containers with care. Store liquids only in plastic.

WARNING!

Do not apply any products in direct exposure to strong/hot sunlight, rain, high humidity (mist) or in the presence of strong wind. Beware of the danger of frost overnight. If applied by roller or sprayer, protect surrounding surfaces as necessary. Protect eyes and skin from splashes of paint. Cover glass, ceramic, natural stone, brick, metal, wood, painted surfaces and glazed tiles. Clean affected areas immediately with water. Prominent elements of the building (cornices, parapets, etc.,) should be treated with skill, covering flashings, gutters, copper coatings, etc. …

Do not work in air temperature lower than 8°C / 46°F and not above 31°C / 88°F . Clean work tools with water immediately after use. Keep out of reach of children. In case of contact with eyes and skin, wash immediately with plenty of water. In cases of consumption, consult a Doctor or call the CDC Poison Center (see Safety Data Sheet).

Water Contamination Hazard

CLASS 1     This product has been classified in accordance with the hazard criteria of the Controlled Products Regulations (CPR) and the MSDS contains all of information required by the CPR, and it is classified as a non-hazardous material.

Product Contamination Hazard

CODE CER / NORMATIVE EAC / Decision commuted by the Commission n. 2000/532/CE

NOT DANGEROUS     The directive 75/442/CEE, 08 01 production, disposal, formulation, supply, use, and removal of paints and varnishes: 10 13 04 for removal of paints and varnishes; 10 13 04 disposal of lime and hydrated lime products.

DISPOSAL

Do not enter product in its original concentration into drains or open waters. Do not store at public waste disposal sites. In case of conduction into adapted biological purification plants no disturbances need be expected. The preparation has been estimated by conventional method (calculated-procedure) of EG directive 1999/45/EG) and is classified as non-hazardous for the environment.

Dispose according to local regulations. Empty cans should be disposed of according to local regulations; plastic buckets are 100% PBS, NO. 5, approved for food storage; 100% recyclable if cleaned thoroughly prior to recycling.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Warning: This Technical Sheet lists data collected on the basis of technique and experience. Given the multiplicity of use of the product they cannot be binding and the user can not refrain from using common sense and experience for the individual case. This information shall not constitute any legal obligation and no obligation from the seller or point of purchase, or any agreements inferred by employees who sale this product. Insurance or guarantees issued by our employees or employees should always be confirmed separately in writing. Any information about product adaptability and use of the product, must be verified by user prior to purchase. Check the exact consumption of product for the surface where product may be applied to determine amount of products needed. The color matching must be verified by the user before starting work.

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