ROCKCOTE Ecostyle Low Sheen wall paint is a high quality acrylic wall paint with very low VOC's - so no toxic fumes are emitted when painting. It can be used both interior and exterior.
Using this modern low VOC paint for homes and commercial premises ensures healthy air quality indoors, and avoids outdoor air pollution. Made in Australia by environmentally minded company ROCKCOTE the Ecostyle range of paints is certified by Good Environmental Choice Australia as a sustainable product for people and the planet. Commercially it confers higher value and green star ratings to buildings it's used on.
Suitable: for interior and exterior walls in domestic and commercial situations. Especially suited to children's rooms, kitchens, bedrooms, restaurants, schools, hospitals and public places where air quality is important and frequent cleaning is required. Will confer Green star ratings on a building when used interior and exterior.
Appearance: is a low sheen high quality finish.
Colours: choose colours from any common paint brand colour charts (eg Dulux, Taubmans, Resene etc). We tint to these colours using zero VOC tints.
Tinting is priced according to the amount of tint, so you will need to estimate which group your colour is in (ie light, mid, or strong colour). We will let you know if there is any correction to price needed before processing your order. You can also order 200ml sample pots to trial colours in your home.
Odour: is very low when applying. No odour when dry. Sleep in the room the same day you paint.
VOC: very low VOC. Less than 1gm/L
Durability: is excellent. Stain resistant and scrubbable with a 15 year guarantee. It also contains a non-toxic mould inhibitor.
Vapour Permeability: is good. It seals in old paint to a degree while still allowing some breathability to the wall.
Priming: is recommended on new Gyprock, timber, or other highly absorbent surfaces.
Use Rockcote AE Primer
on exterior site-mix cement rendered walls to block potential efflorescence.
Application: is by roller, brush or spray gun as for conventional paint. Use a 9 - 10ml nap synthetic roller and apply in temperatures between 10 - 35 degree C
Drying: is 2 - 4 hours between coats.
Coverage: is approximately 14 sq.m/L.
Coats: 2 coats recommended.