Sealants - testing and certification

Glazing sealants  -  building sealants  -  marine sealants  -  road sealants

As a manufacturer or supplier of sealants you want to deliver high quality products. Your client demands a product that does its sealing function well during its entire service life. That is why you pay much attention and effort to the right choice for the material composition and the optimum processing properties. Of course you want the best technical support to reach these goals. That is where you can depend on the know-how of Kiwa Expert Centre Polymers.
As a purchaser or end user of sealants you are looking for confirmation of their quality and reliability in the specific application. There you can rely on our technical expertise.

Kiwa Expert Centre Polymers delivers many services in the field of sealants.
An outline:

  • failure analysis of leaking sealants
  • <service life prediction>
  • <testing of physical-mechanical properties>,
  • <testing of weathering resistance>, <testing of chemical resistance>
  • testing according to EN ISO 11600
  • independent arbitrations
  • consultancy with respect to specifications and requirements for specific applications
  • material selections
  • inspections and guidance
  • European Technical Approvals (ETA) for CE marking

Who is this for?

All parties involved in the development, manufacturing, application or use of sealants.

When is this needed?

When questions or problems arise during production or use of sealants.

What to do next

Please contact us for more information.

For approvals and certification of sealants we will bring you into contact with the department for the certification of building materials.