Water tanks

Our SMC materials are used to mould sectional water tanks, that supply millions of litres of safe and clean drinking water to all around the world. Depending on the specific application, we will recommend you the best tailor-made formulation to meet your requirements.

Verkid® SMC  

  • Chemical
  • Food Contact
  • Hydrophobe
  • Low Shrink
  • Low Profile
  • Reactive
  • Strenght
  • UV stable
Property Standard Value Unity
Glass Fiber Content IT.CA-12 30 — 40 %
Shrinkage ISO 2577 0.00 — 0.15 %
Flexural Strength EN ISO 14125 200 — 250 MPa
Flexural E-Modulus EN ISO 14125 10000 — 14000 MPa
Impact Strength (Charpy) EN ISO 179 90 — 120 kJ/m2
Density EN ISO 1183-1 1.7 — 1.9 g/cm3
Water Absorption EN ISO 62 < 0.3 %
Heat Distortion Temperature ISO 75-2-A >280 ºC
Potability (WRAS Approval) BS 6920-2 -
The values will depend on the specific formulation

Applications