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JUL 2018

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60 JULY 2018 COATINGSPROMAG.COM New Flashing Tape to Seal Exterior Penetrations DuPont Safety & Construction intro- duced the FlexWrap EZ to its line of butyl-backed flashing systems to help create an air- and water-tight protective envelope. e FlexWrap EZ is a flexible and versatile self-adhered flashing tape designed to seal around small exterior penetrations of all different shapes and sizes. It is ideal for flashing around the many smaller electrical, heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) units, and plumbing penetrations as a fast and easy solution to help improve energy efficiency and the durability of a wall system. It can be applied to maneu- ver around small penetrations to reduce air leakage throughout the building envelope. e split release liner aids in a quick and easy installation, with guide- lines and videos available. For more information, contact: DowDuPont Inc., (800) 422-8193, Chem Link Launches New Website Chem Link, a formulator and manufac- turer of high-performance adhesives, sealants, coatings, and related products for application throughout the building envelope, has refreshed and relaunched its website at e new website features over 300 SKUs and supporting product literature, and it is now designed to streamline the process of customers finding the appropriate products through enhanced product search filters, a product video library, and an improved user experience. In addition to the new website features, custom- ers can still find all the same products, brochures, technical data sheets, and pertinent information on proper product usage through the customizable search engine and resource library. For more information, contact: Chem Link, (800) 826-1681, Epoxy-Urethane Hybrid for Sealing Manhole Chimneys rough its polymeric coatings division, Stag Technologies introduced Chimney Guard, an epoxy urethane hybrid material specifically developed to address manhole chimneys and other structures where frequent expansion and contrac- tion is prevalent. Co-developed by Stag Technologies and Quadex, both members of Vortex Companies, Chimney Guard is a critical component of manhole rehabil- itation where inflow and infiltration is a frequent problem. "Independent testing consistently showed elongation perfor- mance at 270 percent and exceptional adhesion strength to both concrete and steel substrates," said Matthew Peterson, president of the Stag Technologies division. e hybrid coating is custom formulated with 100 percent solid epoxies and urethane, and it requires no primer coat to apply. For more informa- tion, contact: Vortex Companies, (713) 750-9081, EnviroShield Coatings Block Stains, Odors, and More EnviroShield, which recently joined the Rust-Oleum family of products, recently added three new coatings to its disaster restoration program. ese include the Oil Base 7000 Stain & Odor Sealer, the Shellac 9000 Stain & Odor Blocker, and the Masonry 3000 New & Noteworthy Re ad e r In qui r y at co ati n g sp ro m a m /i n q07 18

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