Fire Resistance Coating

INTRODUCTION : RIDEX FIRTARD is highly specialised water based fire retardant paint, confirming to International Standard, especially designed for applying on wide variety of surface used in major industry . It can be used alone as protective or decorative top coat to provide fire proof surface. These paints are offered in variety of colors and are widely used in different industrial, commercial and domestic areas.

OBJECTIVE : Normal paint are used to decorate & protect against corrosion, However, regular paints are flammable and help in the spread of a fire even on a non-flammable surface such as steel. Further, fire weakens a structure and can lead to its collapse. Thus the need arises for fire-retardant coatings to prevent the spread of fire and to protect the structure from permanent damage.

Area of use : Especially recommended for use on any substrate which must maintain its structural integrity in the event of a fire. Such as
• Structural steel
• Concrete Columns
• load bearing walls/columns
• Studios / hospitals /food processing industry
• Electrical Cabins/ Cable tray
• Computer/Server rooms
• Kitchens
• Automobile industries / textile industries/ chemical industries
• Interior Walls
• Junction box/ Switch board
• staircase
• Concealed wood work like frame, above false sealing
• Lift room
• Wooden furniture's/ panels /partitions
• Doors/ windows
• Paper

• Metal: Dose not allow heat conductivity in metal&Excellent Anticorrosive property
• Wood: Even after prolonged exposure to a fire, FIRETARD coating is not destroyed and continues to Shield the wood substrate thereby reducing the spread of fire.
• Masonry: The applied RIDEX RIRETARD paint does not allow the spread of fire &Reduced tendency to dirt pick up, Resistant to fungus & micro- organism growth
• Cables : Guard the cables / wire from fire and further causing hazard due to electricity mishap, RIDEX FIRETARD also enhance life of cables/wires.
• Provide excellent bonding & durability to the substrate
• Eco-friendly wall coating; - water based, low VOC & solvent free coating.
• Fast Drying - comparable to many solvent based systems
• Available in a wide range of attractive colors with exact color matching & color retention property.