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Location TR
Reference year 2012
Adhesive, Cement Based Tile, Saint Gobain Weber Turkey
Technical purpose of product or process Cement based tile adhesives are used for interior and exterior applications for covering surfaces with tiles, marbles, natural stones, granite, ceramics, porcelain ceramics and similar coating materials. Products are mixed with water before application. The amount of water required for mixing is indicated on the back side of craft bags, technical data sheets of products and “weber solution guide” (product guide). According to the preference of applicator, mixing should be realized either with the help of low-speed electrical mixer or manually with trowel. Prepared mortar should be applied on the substrate and its thickness should be adjusted with steel notched trowel. Tooth size of trowel should be adjusted according to dimensions of tile and smoothness of application surface.
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  • Metsims Classification: Mortar / Cement Based Adhesive Mortar / Tile Adhesive
General comment on data set This Life Cycle Assessment study is carried out for cement based tile adhesives produced in five manufacturing plants of Saint Gobain Weber Turkey located in Adana, Ankara, Antalya, Gebze, and İzmir. This EPD is prepared as an average EPD for cement based tile adhesives product group manufactured in these plants. The data used in this study is collected from all of these five manufacturing facilities and refers to the year 2012.
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Time representativeness
Data set valid until 2019
Time representativeness description 18.09.2019
Technological representativeness
Technology description including background system The product family observed within the scope of this study is cement-based tile adhesives. Cement based tile adhesives comprise of binder agents, polymer binders, aggregates, fillers and various additives in order to provide solid fixing. Cement based tile adhesives include various types of tile adhesives ranging from tile adhesives to improved tile adhesives in order to be able to answer different application requirements. Selection of products for application requires consideration of factors such as type and size of the coating, type of application surface, application place and preferences of applicators.
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