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SITREN® PSR 100

Product Data Sheet

Product description Dosage and handling

SITREN® PSR 100 is a powdered shrinkage Recommended dosage rates are between 0.1 –
reducing additive. The active components are 2.0 wt.-% with respect to the solid content of the
organic alcohols on an inorganic carrier. mortar, dry-mix or concrete formulations.

Physical properties It is recommended to pre-mix the SITREN®


PSR 100 powder with all other dry components
Appearance white, free flowing powder by using standard mixing devices.
Density [g/l] approx. 550
The resulting powder blend should be added
Carrier inorganic
into water under gentle stirring to obtain a
homogeneous dispersion. Before application of
Application the wet blend the mixture should be given some
SITREN® PSR 100 reduces the drying shrinkage time (1 - 5 minutes) to settle for complete
and the autogenous shrinkage of cementitious, wetting of the solids.
dry-mix and specialty mortar formulations,
that can occur when the formulation is losing Registration status
moisture during the drying process. The ingredients of SITREN® PSR 100 are listed in
the following chemical inventories:
Properties
EINECS; TSCA; NDSL; ENCS; ECL; CHINA; PICCS;
In cementitious and concrete formulations NZIOC (New Zealand)
SITREN® PSR 100 reduces the surface tension of
pore fluids. As a result it provides the following Further information is available on request.
benefits,
Storage stability:
• SITREN® PSR 100 reduces significantly the SITREN® PSR 100 may be stored in closed bags
drying shrinkage and the autogenous for at least 6 months; storage temperature
shrinkage should not exceed 35 °C. Longer storage times
• SITREN® PSR 100 reduces the magnitude of may cause lumping which normally does not
capillary stresses and shrinkage strains affect the performance of the product.

• SITREN® PSR 100 improves the crack


resistance

• SITREN® PSR 100 can significantly improve


the resistance to chloride ion diffusivity

• SITREN® PSR 100 has no negative effect on


the workability
Packaging Hazardous goods classification

15 kg paper bags with PE inliner Information concerning


pallet size 450 kg (30 x 15 kg)
- Classification and labelling according to
regulations for transport and for dangerous
substances
Safety information
- Protective measures for storage and handling
Dust may be explosive if mixed with air in critical - Measures in case of accidents and fire
proportions and in the presence of an ignition - Toxicity and ecological effects
source.
is given in our material safety data sheets.

02/2009

This information and all further technical advice is based on our present knowledge and experience. However, it implies no liability or
other legal responsibility on our part, including with regard to existing third party intellectual property rights, especially patent rights. In
particular, no warranty, whether express or implied, or guarantee of product properties in the legal sense is intended or implied. We
reserve the right to make any changes according to technological progress or further developments. The customer is not released from
the obligation to conduct careful inspection and testing of incoming goods. Performance of the product described herein should be
verified by testing, which should be carried out only by qualified experts in the sole responsibility of a customer. Reference to trade
names used by other companies is neither a recommendation, nor does it imply that similar products could not be used. (Status: January
2008)

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