Foaming Agent for Cellular Concrete: ISOCEM S/X

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FOAMING AGENT ISOCEM S/X

Isocem S/X is a high performance foaming agent, formulated to meet the most demanding needs of Isoltech High-Tech technology. The name Isocem S/X not only defines the high performance foaming agent for cellular concrete, but also the technology which has the best performance obtainable from a cellular concrete today.

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS

Isocem S/X is a foaming agent for cellular concrete developed by Isoltech. Its fundamental physical properties are:

Physical Properties Isocem S/X
Appearance liquid
Colour light brown
Specific Weight 1,016 ± 0,01 gr/litre
PH 7
Freezing Point -7° C
The foaming agent for the production of ISOCEM S/X cellular concrete is suitable for applications such as lightweight blocks, cast-in-place concrete, and prefabricated panels.
The foaming agent is sold in 1000 kg tanks or in 200 kg drums.

PHYSICAL PROPERTIES OF ISOCEM S/X BASED CELLULAR CONCRETE

Isocem S/X gives the best strengths, especially at the beginning, to medium density cellular concrete mixes:

Composizione

Density Concrete Aggregates Water Isocem S/X Increment
L P
500 kg/m3 250 kg 150 kg 95 litres 1 kg (*) (*)
570 kg/m3 310 kg 150 kg 100 litres 0,95 kg (*) (*)
600 kg/m3 310 kg 210 kg 110 litres 0,93 kg (*) (*)
700 kg/m3 340 kg 290 kg 110 litres 0,90 kg (*) (*)
800 kg/m3 350 kg 370 kg 120 litres 0,80 kg (*) (*)
900 kg/m3 350 kg 470 kg 140 litri 0,75 kg (*) (*)

(*) Depending on the formulations.

PHYSICAL PROPERTIES OF ISOCEM S/X BASED CELLULAR CONCRETE

Mechanical strength, thermal and acoustic insulation values correspond to these.

MECHANICAL STRENGTH

Density Mechanical Strenght
500 kg/m3 1,7 N/mm2
600 kg/m3 3 N/mm2
700 kg/m3 4 N/mm2
800 kg/m3 4,8 N/mm2
900 kg/m3 5,7 N/mm2
1000 kg/m3 6,6 N/mm2
1100 kg/m3 7,7 N/mm2
1200 kg/m3 11 N/mm2

THERMAL INSULATION

Density Insulation
500 kg/m3 0,11 kcal/m2/hour/°C
570 kg/m3 0,117 kcal/m2/hour/°C
600 kg/m3 0,12 kcal/m2/hour/°C
700 kg/m3 0,21 kcal/m2/hour/°C
800 kg/m3 0,24 kcal/m2/hour/°C
900 kg/m3 0,28 kcal/m2/hour/°C
1000 kg/m3 0,31 kcal/m2/hour/°C
1200 kg/m3 0,38 kcal/m2/hour/°C

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