Zypsofine
Natural Calcined Gypsum Plaster
Zypsofine
Natural Calcined Gypsum Plaster
Overview
Manufactured using high purity natural gymsum, Birla White Zypsofine is a gypsum hemihydrate that is ideal for thin coat internal plastering and decorative applications. Its durable and mouldable nature makes it perfect to fit all kinds of designs, including in-situ false ceilings. With special additives and a robust quality control, this product enjoys a high coverage and even smoothens out undulations that normal plastering cannot fix. The product is an outcome of the extensive research by Birla White R&D and can give your room a sense of opulence.
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Product Highlights
Features
  • Superior Whiteness Of 72%
  • Certified Green Product
  • Shrinkage & Crack Resistant
  • Durable Finish
  • Higher Coverage
Benefits
  • Gives A Higher Coverage
  • No Curing Required
  • Easy To Apply
  • Leaves Less Than 5% Residue
  • Has A High Workability
  • Value For Money
Applications
  • Interior walls
Application
Surface Preparation
Surface Preparation
  • Remove all dirt, dust, grease and loosely adhering material from the wall surface with the help of sandpaper, putty blade or wire brush.
  • Moisten the wall with sufficient quantity of clean water.
  • Pre-wet the substrate so that you can have a higher coverage, higher bonding strength with the surface, and easy workability.
Mixing
Add 55-60% clean water slowly to make a lump free paste of Birla white Zypsofine. Continue mixing for 2-3 minutes until a uniform paste is formed. It is important that the mixing of Birla White Zypsofine is done thoroughly. This will help in easy application and obtaining more coverage. Also, only prepare a quantity that can be used within 15 minutes of mixing with water.
Mixing
Application
Application
  • Apply the first coat on the wall surface from the bottom in an upward direction uniformly using a putty blade.
  • Level the surface with a putty blade by removing any extra material over the wall surface.
  • If required, apply another coat of Birla White Zypsofine to top it off.
  • Leave the surface for drying.
Technical Specifications
Parameter Birla White Zypsofine
Setting Time (Min.) 15-25
Density kg/m3 720-800
Compressive Strength N/m2 1-3
Coverage in square meter/25kg bag (0.001-0.003 meter) 23.2258 square meter
Whiteness (%) 72+
Residue (%) <5

*Coverage is based at 0.001-0.003 meter thickness under ideal working conditions.

Storage: Store on an elevated platform in a dry place

Packing: Available in SKUs of 20kg, 25kg and 40kg

Shelf Life: 3 months

Available Pack Sizes
Frequently Asked Questions
Birla White Zypsofine is a gypsum hemihydrate manufactured from high purity natural gypsum through a calcination process and it is ideal for plastering & punning of interior masonry walls and in-situ false ceilings & design works.
Birla White Zypsofine is essentially made up of high purity natural calcined gypsum powder.
Apart from plastering application on internal wall, Birla White Zypsofine can be used to create cornices, roses, mouldings, arches and even in-situ false ceilings.
Birla White Zypsofine can be applied on AAC blocks, hacked RCC surface walls and plastered walls.
The ideal thickness of Birla White Zypsofine coat is in the range of 0.003-0.005 meter.
No, Birla White Zypsofine does not require water curing after application.
All type of paints can be applied post application of the putty over Birla White Zypsofine.
No, Birla White Zypsofine can be applied by any POP applicator.
The shelf life of Birla White Zypsofine is 3 months.
Birla White Zypsofine is a free-flowing off-white powder that is available in the packs of 20 kg, 25 kg & 40 kg.
Birla White Zypsofine be stored on an elevated platform in a dry place.
It’s important that you use a clean bucket to mix Birla White Zypsofine. Any residue of the previous mix should be removed before the preparation of the next batch. Also, make sure you don’t mix hardened paste. The surface should be protected from continuous exposure to moisture and rapid water loss should be ensured so that the strength isn’t impaired.
Yes, Birla White Zypsofine meets the requirements of GreenPro standard and also qualifies for GreenPro certification.
Birla White has a team of trained and committed civil engineers PAN India for CASC backing (Customer Application Support Cell). These civil engineers offer on-site technical support and on-site sampling. They also train surface finishing applicators with specialized training and modern tools that enable them to build expertise and become specialist Birla White applicators.
There is no option of online payment currently. Also, we do not deliver any of our products directly as of now. They are retailed via our stockist network only. However, the application of Birla White Zypsofine requires a trained contractor. We, therefore, recommend that you purchase the product from our authorised retailer/stockist who would also help you get in touch with a trained skilled contractor.