The number one cause of concrete surface cracking is plastic shrinkage due to bleed water evaporation. Control cracking with evaporation retardants available from IMI.

Control plastic shrinkage cracking
in concrete due to water evaporation

Plastic shrinkage causes cracks in concrete. Control plastic
shrinkage with Evaporation Retardants.
. Spray on fresh concrete during finishing
. Controls the evaporation of bleed water on the concrete surface
. Available in 5 gallons pre-mixed or in 1 gallon concentrate
. Delivered with your concrete or available at our plants

Evaporation retardant brands vary by location. Contact your local plant for more information.

Concrete sealers

Available at
our concrete

Finishing Products

. Vapor Barrier/Polythene sheeting
. Expansion joint
. Rebar
Common concrete problems
and solutions

Cracks, crazing, scaling and more

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