Rugby® Hydrated Lime is manufactured by calcining a high calcium limestone in carefully controlled conditions.
The quicklime produced is then crushed and hydrated to produce a fine powder with a loose bulk density of 600 kg/m3 (typical neutralising value 74% CaO).
- Used to produce durable mortar, render & plasters
- Improved water retention in mortars & renders
- Meets conformity criteria in BS EN 197-1
- Easier to work with
- Helps assist a good bond
- Provides a better bond and reduces the risk of cracking