polyurea waterproofing

According to PR Newswire, The market for polyurea coatings is expanding at a remarkable rate. The market is expected to grow at a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 14.3%. Polyurea is a waterproofing material known for its widespread application in industrial and commercial environments. It serves as a protective membrane against water damage on various surfaces. It’s formed through rapid chemical reactions between isocyanates and polyamines, creating a tightly linked molecular structure. In this article, we will explore the properties, applications, and advantages of polyurea in polyurea waterproofing. 

Properties of Polyurea

Superior Water Resistance: Polyurea exhibits exceptional water impermeability, making it ideal for applications where complete protection from water intrusion is crucial.

High Strength and Durability: The strong chemical bonds within polyurea offer excellent resistance to cracking, impact, and abrasion. It can withstand harsh weather conditions and heavy wear and tear.

Fast Curing: Polyurea cures very quickly, often within seconds of application. This allows for faster project completion and minimized downtime for structures.

Chemical Resistance: Polyurea offers good resistance to a wide range of chemicals, making it suitable for applications exposed to harsh substances.

Low VOC Content: Many polyurea formulations are low-VOC (volatile organic compound) or VOC-free, minimizing environmental impact.

Our Solution: FLEXITOP POLYUREA: Two component, rapid cure, polyurea membrane

FLEXITOP POLYUREA stands as a versatile solution across a spectrum of applications, boasting exceptional waterproofing prowess and durability. From water tanks to industrial floors, and even marine environments, its seamless application offers unmatched protection against water damage, UV exposure, and chemical corrosion. With rapid curing times and high flexibility, it ensures minimal downtime and long-lasting results.  Its ease of application and superior properties make it the go-to choice for industries seeking reliable, efficient waterproofing solutions.

Applications of Polyurea

Roof Decks: Flat roofs or those exposed to harsh weather conditions can be effectively waterproofed with polyurea due to its durability and resistance to UV rays.

Secondary Containment: Areas storing chemicals or hazardous materials can utilize polyurea’s chemical resistance to create secondary containment barriers in case of spills or leaks.

Tunnels and Canals: Polyurea’s fast curing and watertight properties make it suitable for waterproofing tunnels, canals, and other underground structures.

Wastewater Treatment Plants: The durability and chemical resistance of polyurea are valuable assets for waterproofing structures in wastewater treatment facilities.

Advantages of Polyurea Waterproofing

Polyurea waterproofing offes a multitude of advantages, making it a preferred choice for various industries and applications. 

Rapid Curing Time

With fast curing times, polyurea coatings can be applied quickly, reducing downtime and allowing for expedited project completion.

Seamless Application

Polyurea forms a seamless, monolithic membrane over surfaces, eliminating joints and seams where water ingress could occur, thus enhancing waterproofing effectiveness.

Flexibility and Elongation

Polyurea coatings exhibit exceptional flexibility and elongation properties, allowing them to accommodate substrate movement without cracking or peeling.

Chemical Resistance

Polyurea coatings are highly resistant to a wide range of chemicals, making them suitable for use in environments where exposure to harsh substances is common, such as industrial facilities and chemical processing plants.

UV Stability

Many polyurea formulations offer excellent UV resistance, preventing degradation and maintaining their integrity when exposed to sunlight over time.

Long-Term Cost Savings

Due to its durability and longevity, polyurea waterproofing often results in reduced maintenance costs and fewer repairs over the lifespan of a structure, offering significant long-term savings.

Sunanda Global’s Hybrid Polyurea Waterproofing

In order to achieve elongation, crack bridging, toughness and resilience, a combination of the desirable properties of polyureas and polyurethanes is often advantageous. Sunanda Global introduced a hybrid polyurea waterproofing system, taking into account current specifications and best practices at construction sites.

FLEXITOP POLYUREA-H: Hybrid polyurea membrane

FLEXITOP POLYUREA-H is a liquid waterproofing elastomeric membrane that is applied in two components using a hybrid polyurea polyurethane. Excellent chemical, mechanical, UV, and weather resistance properties are found in fully cured FLEXITOP POLYUREA-H.

Hybrid polyurea waterproofing offers a superior solution for projects requiring exceptional water resistance, fast curing times, and long-lasting durability. 

About Sunanda Global

Sunanda Global has an extensive range of waterproofing solutions that aim to protect the durability and structural integrity of your property. 

Sunanda Global is a leading waterproofing solution company in India, with a goal of setting industry standards and becoming the preferred brand for customers seeking value-added chemicals. Our goal is to enhance the engineering and design involved in using chemicals in construction. 

At Sunanda Global, our understanding of the world of construction chemicals is continuously based on our market-driven research and development. In the industrial hub of Mumbai, we have established state-of-the-art research labs and tech centers equipped with superior analytical tools. We offer a variety of waterproofing solutions, such as self-adhesive waterproofing membranes, epoxy coatings, liquid-applied joint-free membranes, waterproofing admixtures, and coatings. 

Explore Sunanda Global’s full range of innovative constructive chemicals today to elevate your projects with reliability and durability.