Pre-finished steel for cladding
Colorfarm® 15

Guaranteed to give 15 years functional performance.

Colorfarm® 15 has been designed specifically to meet the demands of agricultural buildings including a high resistance to ammonia and fertilizers.

It suits any farming purpose, including livestock housing and crop storage and has been tested in contact with a number of chemicals commonly found in agricultural environments. During the tests Colorfarm® 15 was exposed to vapour, liquid, or paste, depending on the chemical being tested.

 

 

Tata Steel construction Colorfarm 15
Tata Steel construction Colorfarm 15
Tata Steel construction colorfarm 15
Product specification

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Colorfarm 15
Specification details

EN-Construction-Product-Colorfarm 15 | Product benefits

Product benefits

<ul> <li>35μm coating, double or single sided, for good chemical resistance.</li> <li>Supplied with a galvanised substrate produced to EN 10346:2015.</li> <li>Available in 8 colours, specifically developed to harmonise with the rural environment.</li> <li><span>15 year internal functional performance guarantee.</span></li> <li>Certified to EN 10169:2010 CPI5 resistance to humidity.</li> </ul>

EN-Construction-Product-Colorfarm 15 | Installation

Installation

<p>Double sided Colorfarm® 15 should be used for single skin buildings with humid internal conditions.Single sided can be used for the internal liner sheets of insulated buildings, using built-up or composite (sandwich) panel systems.</p> <p>The backing coat should be installed facing the insulation. Here the exposed side of the internal cladding is protected by the high build Colorfarm® 15 paint system, whilst the unexposed side is supplied with our high performance backing coat.</p>

EN-Construction-Product-Colorfarm 15 | Colour range

Colour range

Colorfarm® 15 is available in a choice of 8 colours, all chosen to blend in with the external landscape and simulate those of traditional building materials or create a bright interior, when using double sided Colorfarm®.

BS or Ral reference numbers shown represent the nearest colours and are not exact matches. To gain a true colour representation, a Colorfarm® hand sample must be used.

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Note: For double sided option Chalk White is obligatory for the reverse side.

1. Chalk White RAL:9002 | 2. Goosewing Grey BS:10A05 | 3. Reseda Green RAL:6011 | 4. Juniper Green BS:12B29
5. Light Ivory RAL:1015 | 6. Slate Grey RAL:220 30 05 | 7. Slate Blue RAL:5008 | 8. Milestone Brown BS:08B29

 

 

EN-Construction-Product-Colorfarm 15 | Product performance

Product performance

<p>Recent testing has been undertaken which confirms Colorfarm® 15 achieves CPI5, the best internal classification according to EN 10169:2010. Long term corrosion testing for Colorfarm® 15 exceeds standards and shows excellent barrier properties of Colorfarm® compared to PVDF and typical polyester.</p> <p><strong>Exposure of Colorfarm to common chemicals</strong></p> <table class="table-dimensions" style="width: auto;" width="136"> <thead> <tr><th>Test reagent</th><th>Performance</th></tr> </thead> <tbody> <tr> <td> </td> <td style="text-align: center;"><strong>Excellent resistance</strong></td> <td><strong>Good resistance</strong></td> <td><strong>Limited resistance</strong></td> </tr> <tr> <td>Fertilizer 10% Phosphate</td> <td style="text-align: center;">*</td> <td> </td> <td> </td> </tr> <tr> <td>Fertilizer Amn. Phosphate</td> <td style="text-align: center;">*</td> <td> </td> <td> </td> </tr> <tr> <td>Fertilizer NPK 25:5:5</td> <td style="text-align: center;">*</td> <td> </td> <td> </td> </tr> <tr> <td>Fertilizer NPK 5:24:15</td> <td style="text-align: center;">*</td> <td> </td> <td> </td> </tr> <tr> <td>Antiseptic drench</td> <td style="text-align: center;">*</td> <td> </td> <td> </td> </tr> <tr> <td>Wood preservative</td> <td style="text-align: center;">*</td> <td> </td> <td> </td> </tr> <tr> <td>Weed killer</td> <td style="text-align: center;">*</td> <td> </td> <td> </td> </tr> <tr> <td>Hydrochloric Acid (10%)</td> <td> </td> <td style="text-align: center;"> </td> <td style="text-align: center;">*</td> </tr> <tr> <td>Sulphuric Acid (10%)</td> <td> </td> <td style="text-align: center;"> </td> <td style="text-align: center;">*</td> </tr> <tr> <td>Phosphoric Acid (10%)</td> <td> </td> <td style="text-align: center;"> </td> <td style="text-align: center;">*</td> </tr> <tr> <td>Acetic Acid (10%)</td> <td> </td> <td style="text-align: center;"> </td> <td style="text-align: center;">*</td> </tr> <tr> <td>Butyric Acid (10%)</td> <td> </td> <td style="text-align: center;"> </td> <td style="text-align: center;">*</td> </tr> <tr> <td>Lactic Acid (10%)</td> <td> </td> <td style="text-align: center;">*</td> <td style="text-align: center;"> </td> </tr> <tr> <td>Sodium Hydroxide pellets</td> <td> </td> <td style="text-align: center;"> </td> <td style="text-align: center;">*</td> </tr> <tr> <td>Ammonia (High concentration 75%)</td> <td style="text-align: center;"> </td> <td style="text-align: center;">*</td> <td style="text-align: center;"> </td> </tr> <tr> <td>Sodium Hypochlorite</td> <td style="text-align: center;"> </td> <td style="text-align: center;">*</td> <td style="text-align: center;"> </td> </tr> <tr> <td>Ammonium Nitrate</td> <td style="text-align: center;"> </td> <td style="text-align: center;"> </td> <td style="text-align: center;">*</td> </tr> <tr> <td>Ammonium Phosphate</td> <td style="text-align: center;">*</td> <td style="text-align: center;"> </td> <td style="text-align: center;"> </td> </tr> <tr> <td>Sodium Carbonate</td> <td style="text-align: center;">*</td> <td style="text-align: center;"> </td> <td style="text-align: center;"> </td> </tr> <tr> <td>Sodium Chlorate</td> <td style="text-align: center;">*</td> <td style="text-align: center;"> </td> <td style="text-align: center;"> </td> </tr> <tr> <td>Sodium Nitrate</td> <td style="text-align: center;">*</td> <td style="text-align: center;"> </td> <td style="text-align: center;"> </td> </tr> <tr> <td>Formalin (40%)</td> <td style="text-align: center;">*</td> <td> </td> <td> </td> </tr> <tr> <td>Urea</td> <td style="text-align: center;">*</td> <td> </td> <td> </td> </tr> <tr> <td>Water</td> <td style="text-align: center;">*</td> <td> </td> <td> </td> </tr> <tr> <td>Carbon Dioxide</td> <td style="text-align: center;">*</td> <td> </td> <td> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table>