PS Gel Retarder

PS Gel Retarder is appropriate for producing exposed aggregate finishes. It can also be used to create a surface suitable for keying construction joints, at stop ends or for subsequent plastering or coating operations

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  • Easily applied to formwork or mould surfaces with a brush, providing an even coating
  • Once applied, no weather protection is necessary
  • Only a single coat is required
  • Concrete may be placed immediately after the product has been applied, or at a later stage when the retarder has dried
  • Accidental contact with reinforcement will not impair bond of reinforcement to concrete as reversion will occur
  • Non-staining and suitable for all types of cements
  • Water based, environmentally friendly product with no flammable toxic solvents present
  • Alleviates the necessity of mechanical tooling/scabbling and eliminates the associated health risks

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