Sealants can prevent, for example, any occasioned damage when rainwater seeps in between tiles on a terrace. As long as they meet certain requirements, these commonly used products can be effective.
In our laboratories we test adhesives, waterproofing membranes, grouts and now also non-structural sealants. These products require specific certification and CE marking in the European market and UKCA in the UK.
These are the product standards for non-structural sealants use in buildings, according to their purpose:
The tests we offer1 are:
We can also carry out product identification tests for:
1 Applus+ Laboratories (business name: LGAI T.C.), is an ENAC accredited testing laboratory with accreditation Nº9/LE901 and Nº9/LE985.