pintura alimentaria

Application guides

by Fakolith Chemical Systems

pintura sanitaria

Application guides

Certified food grade, food contact, food safe and hygienic paints, are technical paints designed for application mainly by trained professionals. The correct preparation of the base and analysis of the environment are fundamental during the application and cure. In this section you will find the main generic Fakolith application guides, for food industry and health sectors. In any case we have many more application guides, and if you send us the checklist available in PDF in this section, we will make a free technical recommend adapted to your case, with its corresponding application guide, and whether you are a professional applicator, food industry, pharma, engineering, architecture, public or private body, clinic, hospital, etc.

Overprint varnish certified for direct food contact on rigid or flexible food packaging made of: cardboard, MDF, PE (polyethylene), PP (polypropylene) and PET (polyethylene terephthalate).

Overprint varnish certified for direct food contact on rigid or flexible food packaging made of: cardboard, MDF, PE (polyethylene), PP (polypropylene) and PET (polyethylene terephthalate).

Whether for use in rigid or flexible printed food packaging, Fakolith was the first company to develop a range of overprint and protective coatings duly certified for direct and indirect contact with food, both for single and repeated use packaging, in accordance with EU Regulation 10/2011 and also certified according FDA 21 CFR 175.300. We have referencies for recommended use in rigid or flexible...

Colorless FoodGrade varnish suitable for direct and indirect food contact, wood,  food displays, utensils, 3D printing parts and others surfaces of the food industry.

Colorless FoodGrade varnish suitable for direct and indirect food contact, wood, food displays, utensils, 3D printing parts and others surfaces of the food industry.

There are many surfaces in the food industry that must be painted to be suitable for direct or indirect contact with food. The surfaces can be very varied such as barrels, casks and cooperage for wine and beverages in general, displays, shelves, trays, wooden elements and other materials for serving food, parts from 3D printers, utensils, open surfaces of ceilings and walls, etc. Fakolith offers v...

Food contact paint or enamel suitable for contact with food, for wood, displays, utensils, 3D printing parts, and other surfaces of the food industry.

Food contact paint or enamel suitable for contact with food, for wood, displays, utensils, 3D printing parts, and other surfaces of the food industry.

There are many surfaces in the food industry that need to be coated to be suitable for food contact. The surfaces can be very varied, such as food displays, shelves, wooden elements and other materials for serving food, parts from 3D printers, utensils, etc. Fakolith offers various varnish solutions certified for compliance with the European Regulation EU 10/2011 and its subsequent amendments, and...

Painting and renew walls, ceilings and baseboards of the food industry and health sectors, with FoodGrade paint for direct and indirect contact with food and beverages.

Painting and renew walls, ceilings and baseboards of the food industry and health sectors, with FoodGrade paint for direct and indirect contact with food and beverages.

Painting walls, baseboards and ceilings, new or already painted in the food industry and also in other sanitary sectors, with certified food paint is more and more demanded by the industry, quality audits and sanitary inspection. This guarantees the absence of toxic migrations from surfaces in direct, occasional or indirect contact with food, generally caused by condensation drops on ceilings, or ...

Hygienic paint for walls and ceilings in food industry and health sectors, to solve problems caused by humidity, mold, saltpeter, biofilm, bacteria ...

Hygienic paint for walls and ceilings in food industry and health sectors, to solve problems caused by humidity, mold, saltpeter, biofilm, bacteria ...

Especially in the food industry, but also in other health-related sectors, in the paper industry, in industry in general, in buildings with construction pathologies, and in prone climatic zones, the existence of fungi and mold on interior and exterior walls and ceilings, together with other pathogenic microorganisms such as bacteria and biofilm, and viruses, is very common.  Industrial proces...

Painting or renewal of sandwich panel, metals, lacquered metals and similar with certified foodgrade paint or enamel for direct and indirect contact, in the food industry and health sectors.

Painting or renewal of sandwich panel, metals, lacquered metals and similar with certified foodgrade paint or enamel for direct and indirect contact, in the food industry and health sectors.

Undoubtedly the sandwich panel, usually lacquered metals, are increasingly used in the food industry, health sectors and other industrial sectors, either in cold rooms, clean rooms, production rooms, warehouses, technical rooms, etc.. Although initially the sandwich panels are factory lacquered, mainly in white, with its use receives blows, corrosion by contact with moisture, wear by chemical aggr...

Painting floors and pavements in the food industry and health sectors with certified epoxy foodgrade paint for direct and indirect contact with food and beverages

Painting floors and pavements in the food industry and health sectors with certified epoxy foodgrade paint for direct and indirect contact with food and beverages

The application of Fakolith FoodGrade epoxy paints suitable for direct and indirect contact with foodstuffs on floors and pavements is increasingly demanded by the industry, food certification bodies, health inspection, etc. It is clear that epoxy paints, even with their limitations and advantages over polyurethanes, tend to be the most common type of paint for finishing pavements, floors and mult...

Painting concrete tanks and other mineral bases with certified foodgrade epoxy paint for direct and indirect contact with food, beverages and drinking water.

Painting concrete tanks and other mineral bases with certified foodgrade epoxy paint for direct and indirect contact with food, beverages and drinking water.

Painting and/or repairing concrete tanks or other equivalent mineral bases, so that they are suitable for contact with food, beverages, drinking water used in food processing, in the agricultural industry, or water for human and animal consumption, is a very serious matter that requires suitable products that meet the requirements and tests that the EU Regulation 10/2011 and or FDA CFR21 175.300 s...

Easy alternative for painting concrete tanks for drinking water with one-component or two-component water-based FoodGrade paint certified for direct contact.

Easy alternative for painting concrete tanks for drinking water with one-component or two-component water-based FoodGrade paint certified for direct contact.

Initially, it was only possible to paint drinking water tanks, concrete or equivalent, with our FoodGrade ultra-high-solid food paints. These products are sometimes more complex to apply. As a simpler alternative, Fakolith was the first company to develop a single-component waterborne paint "Disperlith FoodGrade Elastic", or a two-component waterborne epoxy "FK-450 FoodGrade", both suitable for di...

Painting, varnishing and renewal of fiberglass tanks with foodgrade paint, certified for direct contact in food, beverages, drink water, and water for food processing.

Painting, varnishing and renewal of fiberglass tanks with foodgrade paint, certified for direct contact in food, beverages, drink water, and water for food processing.

Painting and/or repairing fiberglass tanks, so that they are suitable for contact with food, beverages, drinking water used in food processing, in the agricultural industry, or water for human and animal consumption, is a very serious matter that requires suitable products that meet the requirements and tests that the EU Regulation 10/2011 and or FDA CFR21 175.300 specifies, both for the producer ...

Painting of metal tanks for food, beverages and drinking water, with certified epoxy foodgrade paint for direct and indirect contact with food and drinks.

Painting of metal tanks for food, beverages and drinking water, with certified epoxy foodgrade paint for direct and indirect contact with food and drinks.

Painting and/or repairing metal tanks, so that they are suitable for contact with food, beverages, drinking water used in food processing, in the agricultural industry, or water for human and animal consumption, is a very serious matter that requires suitable products that meet the requirements and tests that the EU Regulation 10/2011 and or FDA CFR21 175.300 specifies, both for the producer and f...

Painting or renewal of metallic elements and machinery with certified foodgrade paint suitable for direct and indirect contact with food and drinks, as an alternative to stainless steel

Painting or renewal of metallic elements and machinery with certified foodgrade paint suitable for direct and indirect contact with food and drinks, as an alternative to stainless steel

There are many metal surfaces, painted or unpainted, or galvanized, in the food industry, both indoors and outdoors.  Fakolith's FoodGrade range of food paints offers solutions both for OEM painting of parts of new equipment at source and for renovation, maintenance and prolongation of the useful life of existing equipment; agitators, cases, supports, hangers and cages for meat products, ...

Food contact paint for pipe lining

Food contact paint for pipe lining

The interior renovation of pipes for drinking water, water for food, livestock or agricultural processes, is carried out by specialized companies both in industry and in homes. These companies have the necessary equipment for the previous sanitation of the pipes, the elimination of rust, corrosion, biofilm, etc., leaving the metal surface clean and with the appropriate roughness to be painted. Sub...

Hydrophobic protection on walls, ceilings, baseboards, pavements of mineral bases affected by humidity, mould, moss, biofilm and microorganisms in stones, mortars, concrete, bricks...

Hydrophobic protection on walls, ceilings, baseboards, pavements of mineral bases affected by humidity, mould, moss, biofilm and microorganisms in stones, mortars, concrete, bricks...

In the food industry and healthcare sector there are walls, ceilings, baseboards, pavemenets and other unpainted mineral bases affected by humidity and its consequences. The most visible problems are salts (saltpeter) and molds, although these conditions are usually accompanied by others that are not visible, such as bacteria, biofilm, spores, crystals, etc. Some well-known examples are the minera...

Painting with certified hygienic paint in hospitals and operating rooms, as a barrier to prevent nosocomial infections or affected by humidity, mould, saltpetre, biofilm, bacteria, viruses.

Painting with certified hygienic paint in hospitals and operating rooms, as a barrier to prevent nosocomial infections or affected by humidity, mould, saltpetre, biofilm, bacteria, viruses.

If mold, fungi, bacteria, viruses and microorganisms must be solved and prevented anywhere, it is on the open surfaces of walls, ceilings, baseboards and floors, it is in hospitals, healthcare centers, clinics, operating rooms, etc. Undoubtedly, healthcare-acquired infections (nosocomial infections or HCAIs) are a serious public health problem worldwide. We all know someone who went to a hospital ...

airless application of Fakolith foodgrade and hygienic paints,

Heated Airless Wagner for Fakolith Hygienic and FoodGrade paints

In this document you will find the details of the WAGNER SF 23 Plus airless mixed equipment with air, with which you can easily apply Fakolith paints, with heated hose option, both aqueous dispersion paints and high solids paints. It is indicated the details of nozzles, guns, pressures, etc. suitable for each product and that were tested in Wagner Germany.

airless application of Fakolith foodgrade and hygienic paints,

Airless Wagner non heated for Fakolith FoodGrade and Hygienic paints

In this document you will find the details of the WAGNER SF 23 Plus airless mixed airless equipment, with which you can easily apply Fakolith primers and food paints, without the option of heated hose, both aqueous dispersion paints and high solids paints. It is indicated the details of nozzles, guns, pressures, etc. suitable for each product and that were tested in Wagner Germany.

airless application of Fakolith Foodgrade and hygienic paints,

GRACO non-heated airless for Fakolith FoodGrade and Hygienic paints.

In this document you will find details of the airless GRACO Finish PRO II 595 air-assisted equipment, which can be used to easily apply Fakolith primers and food-grade paints, without the option of a heated hose, both aqueous dispersion paints and high solids paints. The details of nozzles, guns, pressures, etc. suitable for each product are indicated and tested by Graco at Fakolith Chemical Systems.

application guide high solid epoxy

Application guide, problems and solutions for high solids epoxy paints - Fakolith

This specific application guide for high solids epoxy paints, such as the FK-45 and FK-100 Foodgrade range of certified sanitary food grade paints, describes the general recommendations to be taken into account before applying the paints, as well as the most common problems and solutions known in general for this type of technical paints. If you have to apply these products, read this guide beforehand and you will avoid problems.