Slaking quicklime for a long period of time enhances the workability and body of lime used in construction and restoration applications.
Niagara® mature lime putty is a high-purity dolomitic lime putty product that is fully slaked and screened for immediate use. This product is aged for a minimum of two months and has exceptional plasticity that is beneficial in dry mortars such as those used for tuck pointing. It is formulated to allow for volume proportioning equivalent to dry hydrate additions in compliance with ASTM C270.
Niagara® complies with ASTM C1489 (lime putty for structural purposes). Niagara® mature lime putty is available in 45-gallon drums or three-gallon pails.