Sovent Borne Alkali Resisting Primer
A solvent-borne high quality primer for interior and exterior use over dry plaster, cement and brickwork. It has
excellent adhesion, stain blocking and anti-suction properties. Can also be used to prime hard plastics and
Colour Range Off White
Packaging 1 and 5 litre
Drying Time Under normal drying conditions surface dry 3-4 hours recoatable after 16 hours. Allow
for adequate ventilation during the drying period.
Pigment: Titanium Dioxide and extenders.
Resin: Epoxy ester.
Solvent: White Spirit.
Spreading Rate 13m² per litre smooth surfaces.
Wet Film Thickness 77 micrometres at 13m² per litre.
Dry Film Thickness 31 micrometres at 13m² per litre.
Volume Solids 39%
Flash Point 40ºC (closed cup).
VOC Content limit value for this product (cat.A/g): 450 g/l (07) / 350 g/l (10) This product
contains max. 449 g/l VOC.
Limitations Do not apply when air or substrate temperatures are likely to fall below 5ºC or when
the relative humidity is above 80% during application or the drying period.
New Surfaces All surfaces must be sound, clean, suitably dry and free from anything that will
interfere with the adhesion of the materials to be applied. Prime surfaces as required
including powdery, polished plaster or dense surfaces with Alkali
Previously Decorated Surfaces All surfaces must be sound, clean, suitably dry and free from anything that will
interfere with the adhesion of the materials to be applied e.g. dirt, grease etc. Remove
all loose, failing or suspect paint. Feather edges of sound paint. Remove all dust.
Organic growth must be removed and the areas treated with Fungicidal
Solution. Fill any fixing holes, cracks and shallow surface defects with
Ready Mixed Filler. Patch prime bare and filled areas with Alkali
Resisting Primer. Wash remaining sound paint with hot water and liquid detergent
solution to remove any contaminants, frequently changing the water. Any glossy or
eggshell surfaces should be wet abraded to provide a key. Rinse with clean water to
remove all residues. Allow to dry. If after cleaning any areas still contaminated with
substances likely to cause staining and/or bleeding, patch prime with one coat of
Alkali Resisting Primer.
COATING SYSTEM Apply one coat by brush or roller.
APPLICATION Stir well before use. Apply by brush or roller.
CLEANING Return surplus material to container. Clean with a proprietary cleaner immediately
HEALTH AND SAFETY Please refer to the Safety, Health and Environmental Information on the container.
Take special precautions during the surface preparation of pre 1960’s painted surfaces
as they may contain harmful lead. For further information contact the
Customer Relations Team. When preparing all surfaces avoid the inhalation of dust
and/or metal particles. Wear a suitable facemask. Store in secure dry conditions inaccessible to children or animals.
Containers should be kept closed during storage. Do not empty into drains,
watercourses or access routes to septic tanks.
Under normal and frost free conditions this product will remain usable
for up to two years if stored correctly and unopened.
Every care is taken to ensure that all information provided on this Technical Data
Sheet is accurate. Honest joy is unable to guarantee results as it has no control
over the conditions under which its products are applied.