CPR 602 – Acid Resistant Epoxy Paint

Typical Uses

  • CPR 602 – Acid Resistant Epoxy Paint is typically used as an internal lining for concrete or steel storage tanks; chemical bunds, chemical resistant floor/wall coating for chemical and printing works, bottling and canning factories, pharmaceutical production, water treatment works, oil refineries, etc.
  • Full range of Ral & BS colours are available upon request.

£174.93£481.05 Excl VAT

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Acid Resistant  Epoxy Paint

CPR 602 – Acid Resistant Epoxy Paint is a rapid curing, two pack, solvent free Epoxy coating with outstanding resistance to aggressive acids, solvents and alcohols, e.g. 96-99% Sulphuric Acid, Methyl Ethyl Ketone and Methanol.

Typical Properties

  • Solvent free
  • Outstanding chemical resistance
  • Excellent adhesion to concrete and steel
  • Tough, durable and abrasion resistant
  • Very rapid cure, even at low temperatures
  • Hygienic and easily cleaned
  • Slip resistant options

Application Procedure

Surface Preparation Concrete

  • Concrete shall be a minimum of 21 days old and/or the residual moisture content shall be below 6%.
  • Ensure that the concrete is clean and free from dust, laitance, grease, oil, curing compound and existing paint finishes etc.
  • Blow holes and defective concrete shall be made good using a proprietary repair compound e.g. CPR 719 Epoxy Concrete Patch Repair Mortar or  CPR 726 Concrete Re-surfacer.
  • Suitable mechanical treatment such as vacuum grit blasting is the preferred treatment prior to application as this ensures a mechanical ‘key’ for the coating.

Surface Preparation Steel

  • Steel surfaces shall be shot blasted or grit blasted to a nominal Sa 2.5 Swedish standard.
  • All dust and grease shall be removed prior to coating application.
  • If a delay is likely to occur between blasting and application then it is recommended that a coat of CPR 410 – Metal Primer – Epoxy WB  is applied as holding primer to obviate flash rusting.


  • A coat of CPR 401 Concrete Primer – Epoxy WB is recommended on absorbent concrete surfaces. Apply in accordance with CPR 401 Concrete Primer – Epoxy WB data sheet.
  • For steel substrates CPR 602 Acid Resistant Epoxy Paint may be applied directly.


  • Pour the contents of the CURING AGENT container into the BASE container and thoroughly mix, preferably by mechanical means until a uniform colour is achieved.


  • Apply by brush, short pile roller or airless spray at a nominal rate of 0.3 to 0.5kg/m² per coat, depending on overall dry film thickness required.
  • After a minimum of 6 hours @ 20°C but within a maximum of 24 hours, apply a second coat at the same nominal rate.
  • If the maximum overcoating limit is exceeded, the first coat must be abraded and solvent wiped prior to application of the second coat.
  • Should a non-slip finish be required, then a broadcast of graded Quartz or Aluminium Oxide shall be made immediately after the first coat.
  • Brush off excess aggregate prior to application of the second coat.

Equipment Cleaning


  • Allow to cure for a minimum of 6 hours @ 20°C prior to light foot traffic access and 24 hours @ 20° prior to vehicular trafficking.
  • Allow a minimum of 5 days cure @ 20°C for optimum chemical resistance.

Storage and Shelf Life

  • Store in dry conditions, out of direct sunlight, at temperatures between 10°C and 25°C.
  • CPR 602 Acid Resistant Epoxy Paint has a minimum shelf life of 12 months when stored in original, unopened containers in accordance with manufacturer’s instructions.


  • CPR 602 – Acid Resistant Epoxy Paint is supplied in 5kg and 15kg packs


  • A 5kg pack is sufficient to treat 8.3m2 of surface with the recommended two coat treatment, providing an overall d.f.t. of 500 microns

Technical Data

  • Pot life @ 20C: 30 Minutes
    @ 10C: 60 Minutes
  • Colours: CPRL standard colours (BS4800 or RAL colours on request)
  • Coverage: 0.25-0.30kg/m²/coat
  • Tack free time @ 20°C: 3 hours
  • Hard dry time@ 20°C: 6 hours
  • Full chemical resistance @ 20°C: 5 days
  • Adhesive strength to concrete: 4.4MPa (concrete failure)
  • Adhesion strength to Sa 2.5 steel: 14 MPa
  • Temperature range during application: 2°C to 30°C
  • Temperature range in service: -20°C to 70°C
  • Please consult our Technical Department for specific advice.


  • Do not apply to wet or uncured concrete surfaces.
  • Do not apply at temperatures of 2°C or less.
  • Discoloration/bleaching of the coating can occur on contact with certain aggressive chemicals, thus leading to contamination/discoloration of the chemical itself.
  • A clear coat of CPR 603 Acid Resistant Epoxy Laminating Resin is therefore recommended where chemical storage tanks are involved.
  • Discoloration is purely a surface effect that does not detract from the efficacy of the coating in service.

Health and Safety

  • Avoid contact of the material with skin and eyes.
  • Wear gloves and goggles.
  • Wash off splashes immediately with soap and water.
  • Any eye contamination must be rapidly irrigated with copious amounts of clean water, and immediate medical attention sought.
  • Please refer to Material Safety Data Sheet for additional information.
  • CPR 602 – Acid Resistant Epoxy Paint shall be applied strictly in accordance with the manufacturer’s instructions.
  • For specific advice regarding any aspect of this product, please consult our Technical Department.

Legal Notice

Whilst all reasonable care is taken in compiling technical data on the Company’s products, all recommendations or suggestions regarding the use of such products are made without guarantee, since the conditions of use are beyond the control of the Company.

It is the customer’s responsibility to satisfy himself that each product is fit for the purpose for which he intends to use it, that the actual conditions of use are suitable and that in the light of our continual research and development program the information relating to each product has not been superseded.


Additional information

Weight 6 kg

15kg, 5kg

CPRL Colours

Black (RAL 9005), Carmine Red (RAL 3002), Iron Grey ( RAL 7011), Leaf Green ( RAL 6002), Light Grey (RAL 7035), Oxide Red (Ral 3009), Signal White (RAL 9003), Silver Grey (Ral 7001), Sky Blue (RAL 5015)


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