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ESG COATES PLT

Advanced Coating. Beyond Protection

ESG Coates is the authorised distributor for Energy Saving Glass coating manufactured under KristalBond. This solar control liquid is invented & developed by Japan and patented the Sol-Gel Nanotechnology in functional glass in 16 countries : Australia, Brunei, China, France, Germany, Italy, Indonesia, Korea, Malaysia, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand, The United Kingdom, The United States of America, Japan and Belgium.

ESG Coates supply and apply liquid crystal glass coating on glass to:

  • Up to 90% Infrared ray cut
  • Up to 99% UV cut
  • Up to 70% Visible light transmission
  • 10-15 Years warranty

It is ideal energy saving glass coating for today’s glass architecture to maximise daylight penetration to indoor and reduce usage of artificial light.

ESG Coates provide solution to all premises include residential and commercial buildings to enjoy cooler & enhance quality of living environment.

ESG Coates integrate Environmental, Social & Governance factors to create sustainable value in living environment for today, tomorrow & future

ESG Coates - Advanced Coating. Beyond Protection.

Sol-Gel Nano Technology Liquid Glass Coating

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365 Days of Comfort & Energy Savings With Sol-Gel Nano Technology

Performance:

KristalBond is a liquid glass coating that shields against the sun's harmful rays for living comfort and energy savings

KristalBond Vs. Other Window Tinted Film

How KristalBond is different from others window tinted film:
  • Does not create glare to other buildings
  • Does not trap heat in the city
  • Does not have oxidation concerns such as de-metallizing
  • Retains heat during winter
  • Retains a high visible light transmission for daylight harvesting
  • Can be applied on selected glass panes particularly those facing East and West
  • Provides a longer warranty of 10-15 years
  Window Tinted Film   KristalBond
Durability   Fast peeling & bubbling   No peeling & bubbling at all
Performance   High IR cut but low visibility (dark). Low IR cut and high visibility   High IR cut (90%) and high visibility (70%)
Clarity   View appears blur, less colour saturation and hazy (high haze level: 2-3)   View appears very clear with natural, good colour saturation (low haze level: 0.8)
Hardness   Easy to get scratched. Pencil Scratch Hardness 2H to 3H   Harder to get scratched. Pencil Scratch Hardness 6H
Seamless Finishing   Obvious joining appears on large glass as film comes in fixed width; unable to apply on curved glass   Seamless finishing; no joining in large glass and curved glass.
Savings   Dark tinted film results in high power consumption for artificial lighting offsetting the effect of high IR cut performance   Cut IR but allow high visible light result in harvesting natural light
Economical   Requires frequent re-installation due to peeling, bubbling and distortions. Removing the existing film is an added cost.   No need to reinstall. Maintain superior appearance for years without distortion.

KristalBond Application

  • KristalBond is retrofitted on the glass surface facing the interior.
  • Best retrofitted after major renovation works prior to installation of grills.
  • Scaffolding may be required for glass over 5m high.

Flexibility
KristalBond can be coated seamlessly on: 
  • Large glass areas (no size limitation)
  • Curved glass
A flexible coating, during application KristalBond can be coated around clamps, bolts and handles.

Suitability
KristalBond cannot be coated on: 
  • Frosted glass (frosted side)
  • Reflective (mirror) glass (coated side)
  • Low-E glass (coated side)
  • Decorative glass (printed side)
  • Wired glass

Application Method
Well-trained KristalBond Application Team will be applying the coating with a designed sponge and according to specific coating strokes and techniques.

Maintaining KristalBond Coated Glass
Clean your KristalBond coated glass by wiping with non-abrasive cloth & water

 

Technology


  • Patented in 16 countries, KristalBond's unique Sol-Gel Technology enables our silicone-based binder to cure at room temperature to give you a functional glass coating that is: 
    Transparent
    Ultra thin (7 micron)
    Exellent in leveling
    Quick drying
  • Silicone Binder for Perfect Bonding
    Our binder is composed primarily of silicone dioxide, the same material as glass. This makes KristalBond compatible with the glass surface and having similar attributes such as:
    Clarity
    Resistance to weather, scratch and fire


    Hi-tech Materials
    What differentiate KristalBond with other solar control products are its ingredients which are a hybrid of organic and inorganic substances. The inorganic component in KristalBond makes it many times more durable.

      Functional Additives that Make KristalBond Work: 
    High performance infrared absorbers
    High performance ultraviolet absorbers
  • Durability
    With its strong binding properties and glass-like characteristic, KristalBond’s durability exceeds 10 years. 

    Cross linking of materials make KristalBond coating stable compared to ordinary coating.

    Through Weathering Test in accordance with ISO 16474-2 : 2013, using the filtered Xenon-arc, KristalBond’s glass coating was exposed to intense radiation for 3000 hours which is exceeding 10 years of sun exposure (according to industrial standards). KristalBond passed the test with minimal change to its performance.

  • Clarity
    The use of nano sized ingredients make KristalBond naturally clear and non-reflective. The KristalBond coat also smoothes the surface by filling up micro size pits and unevenness, enhancing the glass clarity further.
  • Hardness
    Using the pencil scratch method in accordance to Scratch Hardness Test JIS K5600-5-4:1999, KristalBond has a hardness of 6H, surpassing tint films which range from 3 – 4H.
  • Self-levelling
    KristalBond is able to self-level evenly on glass surfaces of any position with little effects to gravity. The self leveling process occurs during the first 5 minutes after it has been applied. Whether applied on a glass ceiling or wall, its performance remains the same.

Test Compliance Method

KristalBond performance is tested by leading certification, inspection and testing agencies in Malaysia, Singapore and Japan.
  • Solar Optical Performance:
    ISO 9050:2003

    Glass in building - Determination of light transmittance, solar direct transmittance, total solar energy transmittance and ultraviolet transmittance and related glazing factors.
  • Weathering Test:
    ISO 16474-2 : 2013

    Paint and varnishes - Method of exposure to laboratory light sources - Part 2 : Xenon-arc lamps

    ASTM D2244-15
    Standard Practice For Calculation Of Color Tolerances And Color Differences From Instrumentally Measured Color Coordinates

    ASTM E313-15
    Calculating Yellowness And Whiteness Indices From Instrumentally Measured Color Coordinates
  • Road Safety Test:
    JIS R3211: 1998
      Safety glazing material for road vehicles.

    JIS R3212:1998 
    Test method for safety glazing material for road vehicles.
  • Thermal Resistance & Health Safety Test:
    ISO 8990:1994

    Thermal Insulation -
    Determination of steady-state thermal transmission properties - Calibrated and guarded hotbox. Determination of thermal transmittance (U) (test equivalent to JIS A 4710:1989 - Test method of thermal resistance for windows and doors.)

    EN71: Part 3: 1994
    Safety of toys: Part 3:
    Migration of certain elements.
    Safety of the product tested according to Japan Sanitation Law, under "Apparatus and Container - packages".
  • Scratch Hardness Test:
    JIS K5600-5-4: 1999

    Testing methods for paints
    Part 5: Mechanical property of film
    Section 4: Scratch hardeness
  • Ultraviolet Protection Factor Test:
    AS/NZS4399 : 1966
    Sun protective clothing - evaluation and classification.
    Kristalbond coated 6mm clear float glass samples tested for ultraviolet transmission testing and protection factor testing. Test results revealed a protection factor of 348.

KristalBond Case Study

  • Malaysia is a tropical country, which means that the climate is that of a hot summer all-year-round until it rains. As such, high quality glass coating capable of shielding against UV and infrared light becomes indispensable, thus keeping heat out, becomes indispensable. It is even more so given that since use of air-conditioning is largely inevitable in such a climate, the use of coated glass with effective heat and UV light reduction also help save energy and is a more environmental-friendly option than without.

    Below is a case study with Kristalbond glass coating in a Malaysian climate setting. Read on to find out more
  • Temperature Difference Study:
    Three temperature wireless data loggers are used to measure the temperature at different sections of one of the hotel in Malaysia; Outside; Inside without KristalBond coating; Inside with KristalBond coating.  
    The devices are placed on the west side of one of the hotel in Malaysia where it is the hottest.

    Outside: On a fair weather day in Malaysia, the average temperature outside one of the hotel in Malaysia ranges from 36°C - 40°C

    Non-coated glass: Inside one of the hotel in Malaysia, with air-conditioning the temperature drops ±6°C but fluctuates between 32°C - 28°C following the similar pattern of the temparature outside.

    KristalBond coated glass: With KristalBond coating, the temperature inside one of the hotel in Malaysia is further reduced to a consistent 25°C and remains stabilized (according to air-conditioning temperature setting).

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ESG COATES PLT (LLP0007009-LGN)
B-5-8, Plaza Mont Kiara, Mont Kiara,
50480 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
T: +603 - 2788 3661
F: +603 - 2788 3662
E: enquiry@esgcoates.com