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Encor® acrylic latexes for stain and tannin blocking coatings

Encor® 2710 and Encor® 2711 acrylic latexes are versatile polymers that can be formulated for excellent stain blocking performance. These latexes are part of our European product offering.

Encor® 2710 latex

  • Lower MFFT
  • Can be formulated without solvent for low VOC paints
  • Low flash rust
  • Good outdoor durability on wood and masonry, good colour retention
  • Low VOC decorative paints, primers for renovation, multi-purpose deco primers and paints, house paints
Image: Waterstain on ceiling

Encor® 2711 latex

  • Harder film
  • Low flash rust
  • Good outdoor durability on wood and masonry, good colour retention
  • Better sandability for wood applications compared to Encor® 2710 latex
  • Industrial wood: general purpose stain-blocking pigmented fillers and
  •  stain-blocking clear primers on MDF with low fiber raising
  • Multi-purpose deco primers and paints

Performance data for coatings based on Encor® 2710 latex and Encor® 2711 latex

  Commercial solvent based "hauile chaulée" Commercial paint, acrylic dispersion with ZnO Commercial paint, acrylic dispersion without ZnO Commercial paint, standard acrylic dispersion Encor® 2710 latex Encor® 2711 latex 
Humidity stain  5 5 4 2 4  4
Tannin stain  5 3 2 2  4  5
Nicotine stain (solution)  3 3 2  2  4  4
Nicotine stain (smoke) 1  4  2  2  3  5
Domestic stains  5  4  2  1  4  3
Average note/5  3.8  3.8  2.4  1.8  3.8 4.2