Tikkurila Oyj
PRODUCT DATA SHEET
15.10.2013
 

Nova 2 - Flat matt trade emulsion

Description
Water-borne, solventfree, full-matt dispersion paint for professional priming and painting of ceilings.
Product features
High solids emulsion which dries to a flat matt finish.
Suitable for painting of concrete, plaster, filler, plasterboard, chipboard and wood fibreboard surfaces according to instructions.
Recommended uses
Walls and ceilings in dry interior premises.

TECHNICAL DATA
The paint is suitable for interior walls The paint is suitable for ceilings The paint is full-matt The paint is water-borne Tool: roller Tool: spray Tool: brush
The coverage of the paint on rough surfaces
5
m2/l
The coverage of the paint on smooth surfaces
11
m2/l
Base paints
AP
Colour Range
White. Can be tinted to light colours of Tikkurila Symphony 2436 colour card. Half of the colourant amount given in the formula is used in tinting. Colour accuracy is not perfect. Check the shade, when the paint is used as finishing coat.
Gloss grade
Full-matt
Coverage
For absorbing surfaces 5-7 m²/l. For non-absorbing surfaces 9-11 m²/l.
Can sizes
9 l and 18 l.
Thinner
Water
Application method

Roller, spray or brush.

For airless spray application, use a nozzle 0.017" - 0.021", thinning 0-10% by volume

Drying time at 23°C and 50% relative air humidity
Dust dry after 1/2 hour. Re-coatable after 2-4 hours.
Heat resistance
85 °C, ISO 4211-3.
Wet scrub resistance
SFS-EN 13300 class IV, ISO 11998.
Solids volume
approx. 30 % depending on the colour.
Density
approx. 1.4 kg/l, ISO 2811.
Storage
Protect from frost. Store in dry and cool place, protected from sunlight. Tinted paint or opened can does not withstand long-term storage. Close the lid carefully for next use.

APPLICATION DETAILS
Application conditions
The surface to be painted must be dry, the temperature of the air at least +5°C, and the relative humidity of the air below 80 %.
Painting
New surfaces:
Stir Nova 2 well before use and thin with water, if necessary. Apply 1-2 times with a roller, spray or brush.

Maintenance painting:
Surfaces painted with Nova 2 can be recoated with same type of water-borne paint. See preparation.
Cleaning of tools
Remove excess paint from tools and clean them with water. Tikkurila Tool Cleaner is recommended for removal of hardened paint.
Maintenance instructions
Cleaning earliest approx. 1 month after painting, if needed.

The surfaces are dry cleaned with a vacuum cleaner, soft brush or dust towel. Cleaning with a damp cloth might leave a mark on the surface.

The product achieves its final hardness and durability after one month under normal conditions, therefore the surfaces must be handled with care during this time. If the surfaces need to be cleaned soon after finishing, dry clean them with a vacuum cleaner, soft brush or a dust towel.
EU VOC 2004/42/EC-limit value
(cat A/a) 30g/l(2010)
Nova 2 contains VOC max. 30 g/l.

HEALTH AND SAFETY LABELLING
according to Regulation (EC) No. 1272/2008
Contains 1,2-benzisothiazol-3(2H)-one and 5-chloro-2-methyl-2H-isothiazol-3-on/ 2-methyl-2H -isothiazol-3-one (3:1). May produce an allergic reaction. Wear protective gloves. A Safety Data Sheet is available on request.
NOVA 2, 7, 12, 20

ENVIRONMENTAL and WASTE DISPOSAL
Empty cans should be recycled or disposed of in accordance with local regulations. Liquid waste should be destroyed according to the local regulations.
TRANSPORT
ADR: not classified
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